RCMP in 100 Mile house are currently investigating an incident in which a machine operator working for a logging outfit was approached by an unknown person who had their face covered and was believed to be brandishing a large knife.
Police say the incident occurred Thursday in the Judson/Horse Lake Road area around 6 pm.
The person told the operator that the logging company was not welcome and that they had better leave.
The suspect then ran across the cut block to one of the work trucks and threw a burning object inside the truck. The machine operator was able to put out the object prior to it igniting the truck.
The incident is believed to be targeted and the general public is not at risk.
Anyone with further information is asked to contact 100 Mile RCMP or Crimestoppers.