Inuvik RCMP requests that anyone who has information about a disturbance at 20 Boot Lake Road, the Lakeview Apartment Complex at approximately 1:00 a.m. Wednesday morning contact them by calling 867-777-1111.

Multiple calls were received stating a man had run through the hallways yelling and a strong noxious substance was smelt by residents. One resident stated his vehicle had been set on fire and that the flames were extinguished by other residents prior to RCMP arrival.

The suspect immediately fled the area and is described as being a tall man, with a slender build, wearing a black and red jacket. This file remains active and ongoing.

“RCMP takes the actions of this individual(s) very seriously and are exploring charges related to arson, mischief endangering life, as well as uttering threats,” states Cst. Heather Cosenzo.