Prince George RCMP investigating fatal fire at local hotel

Prince George

2022-11-28 08:21 PST

File # 2022-42415

On November 26, 2022, just after 11:00 p.m., Prince George RCMP attended a hotel on the 1500-block of Victoria Street for a fire in one of the hotel rooms.

Photo of the burnt building

When police officers arrived at the location, they were told that two people successfully escaped the fire. B.C. Emergency Health Services transported these two victims to hospital with serious injury. A third occupant was later located deceased inside the room; the identity of the deceased person has not yet been confirmed. Prince George RCMP Fire Investigators and Forensic Identification Section will be conducting their investigations in the coming days, and police will remain at the location until those investigations are complete, states Cpl. Jennifer Cooper, Media Relations Officer of the Prince George RCMP.

If you have any information about this or any other criminal offence, please contact the Prince George RCMP at (250)561-3300 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1(800)222-8477 or online at (English only). You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers. If you provide information that leads to an arrest or recovery of stolen property, you could be eligible for a cash reward.

Consider registering your home or business surveillance system with the City of Prince George’s CCTV registry. For more information, visit the City of Prince George website at (English only).

Released by

Cpl. Jennifer Cooper

Communications NCO / Media Relations Officer
Prince George RCMP
455 Victoria Street, Prince George, BC, V2L 0B7
Office: 250-561-3300


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