Strathcona County RCMP investigating a collection of arsons

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The RCMP is investigating a collection of arsons in Strathcona County, situated half-hour east of Edmonton.

Final Saturday at 1:51 p.m., Strathcona County RCMP acquired a report of a hearth in some bushes close to St. Nicholas Catholic College in Sherwood Park. Emergency companies had been in a position to put out the hearth with no property injury.

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Final Sunday at 10 p.m., emergency companies responded to a hearth in a dumpster at a strip mall on Brentwood Boulevard and Sherwood Drive.

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Then, on Monday at 4:30 a.m., RCMP acquired a report from Strathcona County emergency companies about three fires that had been set within the space of Wye Highway. A rubbish can, dumpster and bundled cardboard behind strip malls had been discovered to have been set on hearth.

Emergency companies extinguished the fires with some minor injury to a construction.

RCMP are reminding companies to verify their rubbish and recycling are positioned in correct receptacles and emptied repeatedly.

Police are asking members of the general public with any info to contact Strathcona County RCMP at 780-467-7741. To stay nameless contact Crime Stoppers by telephone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), by web at or by SMS (verify your native Crime Stoppers for directions). To report crime on-line, or for entry to RCMP information and knowledge, obtain the Alberta RCMP app by Apple or Google Play.