Marion Co. Sheriff’s Office – 11/10/22 7:31 AM
On October 3rd, 2022 at about 4:00am, deputies from the Marion County Sheriffs Office responded along with the Marion County Fire District #1 to a reported fire involving some bushes which quickly spread to a travel trailer at a nearby RV park. This occurred behind the Safeway at 3380 Lancaster Dr NE, in the alley way, which is in east Salem. Fortunately, no one was hurt in this incident. Detectives are seeking information from anyone who may have any information as to how this fire started. Also, Detectives are looking for information regarding a white Scion TC which was seen in the area moments before the fire. Please refer to the attached photos of the described vehicle. Investigators are interested in talking with the occupant(s) of the vehicle as they may have valuable information.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation is encouraged to call Detective Remmy, with the Marion County Sheriffs Office. He can be reached at 503-566-6931 and you can choose to remain anonymous.