Stolen car torched
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.