A man has been charged in connection with a Wal-Mart fire appears in court this week.
Dawson Creek resident Nathan Whynot will appear in Dawson Creek court on July 28 to consult legal counsel for the pending arson charge.
Video surveillance and eye witnesses identified Whynot as a possible suspect.
He also has a July 24 court date, for sentencing on several priors. Whynot was charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking, possession of a controlled substance, resisting a police officer, possessing a firearm without a licence or registration, and occupying a vehicle while knowing a firearm is present in February 2019. The charges stem from an incident in Mackenzie. Sentencing is also scheduled for charges of robbery and theft $5,000 or under, allegedly committed in September 2018 in Dawson Creek.
an update by Tom Summer. Catch him at email@example.com