Merritt police have made an arrest in connection with a string of alleged arsons at Nicola Valley churches.
RCMP Const. Tracy Dunsmore said a 37-year-old man was arrested on Thursday.
“We had some evidence and were able to obtain a search warrant for further evidence,” she said.
“We executed that search warrant yesterday afternoon and were able to obtain evidence that we were looking for and, as a result, made an arrest.”
The suspect’s name has not been made public.