Suspect identified in Capilano University arson

CRIME N VANON January 2, an unknown person broke into Capilano University in North Vancouver and started a fire. The suspicious fire originated in the school’s library administration area.

The North Vancouver RCMP Arson Unit along with North Vancouver District Fire Department determined the fire to have been deliberately set.

Security cameras have identified a male suspect and police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying this person of interest.

Police are asking anyone who can identify the person pictured to contact Constable Chase Smith of the North Vancouver RCMP at 604-969-7564.

If you wish to remain anonymous, you may call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477(TIPS) or go to