The New Amsterdam Fire Station was notified of an arson about 20:00hrs on Tuesday night which caused damages to three vehicles belonging to a businessman of East Canje Berbice. According to Police reports, Doonauth Moses aka Chunick of Lot 1 Betsy Ground East Canje Berbice had secured his business place where he retired to his home on the upper flat when he observed on one of his CCTV cameras that his Motor bus, Motorcar, and Canter were on fire. Further, Moses then armed himself with his licensed firearms and went to the front of his yard where he discharged four rounds from his shotgun and four from his .32 pistol.
New Amsterdam Fire Service responded but the blaze was already extinguished.
It was later revealed on the CCTV Footage that one unidentifiable male was seen walking out an access street and he threw a substance on the vehicles and then lit them.
Investigation in progress.