Police are investigating an apparent arson after responding to a vehicle fire along Hirst Road in Newlands last Friday night, 22 December. The vehicle, a 1999 Red Honda Integra, had been reported stolen in early November.
Around 9PM on 22 December, the 9-1-1 Communications Centre dispatched police and fire personnel to a report of a vehicle fire on Hirst Road not far from the Marine Base. The car was ablaze, and after the fire was extinguished by fire officers, it was determined that the car had been stripped of many parts before being set ablaze.
Police are investigating and asking anyone with information about this incident to call George Town Police Station at 949-4222. Anonymous tips can be provided directly to the RCIPS via our Confidential Tip Line at 949-7777 or via the Miami-based call centre of Crime Stoppers at 800-8477(TIPS), or online at the link: https://www.tipsubmit.com/WebTips.aspx?AgencyID=681.