Police across the border in Maugerville are asking for the public's helping in solving an arson case that happened earlier this week.


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Oromocto RCMP received a report of a structure fire at an abandoned building on Highway 105 in Maugerville in the overnight hours on Tuesday. Luckily, no one was injured.

The cause of the blaze is still undetermined, but police are calling it suspicious. The building was secured at the time, and there was no power service to the building. The investigation is ongoing.

Police say an unknown ATV, with two occupants, was seen leaving the area around the time of the incident at a high rate of speed, and did not have any headlights turned on.

Capital Region Crime Stoppers will pay up to $2,000.00 for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons responsible for this, or any other crime. You can contact the RCMP at 506-357-4300 or 1-888-506-RCMP (7267), or to remain anonymous, Crime Stoppers online at (www.crimenb.ca or by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477)).