Williams Lake RCMP continues to investigate a church fire at a First Nations community located 40 km south west of Williams Lake.
Police were notified on July 14 at 5:33 am of a structure fire at Cotton Road church at Toosey Indian Band (Tl’esqox) on July 14 at 5:33 am.
“Upon arrival, police officers found the church partially burned to the ground,” said Sgt. Annie Linteau, Senior E Division media relations officer.
“Several community members had attempted to extinguished the fire but were not successful.”
No one was injured.
Anyone with any information is asked to call the Williams Lake RCMP 250-392-6211 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.