***UPDATED*** State Police Detectives Investigating Salem Pheasant Farm Fires

This article was published on: 08/31/16 12:51 PM by Mike Minarsky

 

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UPDATE

On August 31, 2016 at approximately 11:16 a.m. fire crews, state troopers, and state police detectives responded to Bordeau’s Pheasant Farm located at 343 Old Colchester Rd. in Salem for a reported debris fire. No injuries reported.

This is the third fire reported at the pheasant farm. Fires were reported August 24, 2016, August 30, 2016 and August 31, 2016.

Anyone who thinks they may have any information regarding these fires is asked to call Detective Fratellenico at 860-465-5456, the confidential crime tip hotline at 860-465-5469, or text TIP711 with the information to 274637. All calls will be kept confidential.

State Police Detectives from Eastern District Major Crime are investigating two separate fires that occurred at the Bordeau’s Pheasant Farm located at 343 Old Colchester Rd. in Salem.

 

 

 

 

On August 24, 2016 at approximately 1:50 p.m. and again on August 30, 2016 at approximately 2:50 p.m. fire crews responded to the Bordeau Pheasant Farm property for two separate fires. One of the structures on the now abandoned farm was destroyed.

The Salem Resident Trooper’s Office responded to the scene and initiated an investigation. State Police detectives from the Fire and Explosion Investigation Unit (FEIU) responded to the scene to assist in the investigation. State Police detectives from Eastern District Major Crime (EDMC) also responded to the scene and assumed the investigation.

Anyone who thinks they may have any information regarding these fires is asked to call Detective Fratellenico at 860-465-5456, the confidential crime tip hotline at 860-465-5469, or text TIP711 with the information to 274637. All calls will be kept confidential.

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