On March 9th, 2021, at 11:20pm, emergency services responded to a structure fire at a residence on School Road in Elie, Manitoba. A detached garage/shop, located approximately 30 yards from the residence, had been broken into and was intentionally set on fire using an accelerant. A Dodge truck with a trailer attached was parked outside of the garage and had obscenities scratched into it, was vandalized with spray paint, and sustained fire damage. The shop was secured by a metal gate with a padlock, which had been cut with a mechanical tool by the suspect(s).
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Headingley RCMP Detachment at (204) 888-0358.