A 39-year-old St. John’s woman has been charged with arson in connection with a fire on Bauline Line Extension in Portugal Cove St. Philip’s in April.
About 4:15 a.m. Friday, April 26, RNC officers and firefighters from the Portugal Cove-St. Philip’s Volunteer Fire Department responded to a fire at a residence on Bauline Line Extension. The residence was destroyed as a result of the fire. There were no injuries reported.
The RNC General Investigation Unit is continuing to investigate this fire and is seeking the assistance of the general public. Anyone who may have any information in relation to this crime is asked to contact the RNC at 729-8000 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). You can provide information anonymously on the NL Crime Stoppers website at www.nlcrimestoppers.com.