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Police investigating early morning Crofton car arson

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Early Sunday morning a car burst into flames in Crofton.

By Wednesday morning, police were saying the incident was no accident.

The Crofton fire department rushed to home on Spinnaker Place at 1:15 a.m. Feb. 3 to find a grey 2011 Mitsubishi Lancer in flames. After extinguishing the blaze, the fire department determined it appeared to have been an arson.

Cpl. Jon Stuart of the North Cowichan/Duncan RCMP said police are looking for witnesses, or anyone who may have seen something suspicious in the area at about the time.

Contact the RCMP at 250-748-5522, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

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