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Stolen car torched

Kyle Woodley was among the Duncan firefighters who put out a fully involved car fire in the back of Fastenal building on Boys Road at approximately 11:15 p.m. on Wednesday.  - Andrew Leong
Kyle Woodley was among the Duncan firefighters who put out a fully involved car fire in the back of Fastenal building on Boys Road at approximately 11:15 p.m. on Wednesday.
— image credit: Andrew Leong

Duncan firefighters responded to a fully involved car fire in the back of Fastenal building on Boys Road at approximately 11:15 p.m. last night.

North Cowichan/Duncan RCMP officers also assisted on scene.

"Upon arrival, the vehicle was fully engulfed in flames," Cpl. Kevin Day said. "The vehicle had been stolen sometime that evening from a Duncan residence. Subsequently, thieves torched the car."

The 2003 blue Chrysler four-door car was destroyed. Police ask anyone with information about this crime to contact the detachment at 250-748-5522.

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