Last night at 9:55 p.m., police responded to a report of a shed fire in the backyard of a residence located in the 0-100 block of Primrose Street in Dartmouth.
Members arrived quickly to the scene and extinguished the flames. There was fire damage to the shed but no one was reported injured. It appears at this time that the fire was deliberately set. Members of the Integrated General Investigation Section are now investigating this matter.
Anyone with information about this arson are asked to contact police at 490-5020. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1 800 222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or texting a tip – Tip 202 + your message to 274637.