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Suspicious fire prompts call for info


Information is being sought regarding a suspicious fire in the west end of the city, last week.
Shortly after 6 a.m. Dec. 15, Dauphin Fire Department responded to a report of a structure fire on William Street.
Upon arrival firefighters found a single car garage engulfed in flames.
Crews were able to contain the fire quickly. There were no injuries, but there was one vehicle stored in the garage that is a complete loss.
While firefighters were still on scene on William Street, shortly before 7:30 a.m., 911 reported another call at an address on King Street.
A second crew was dispatched to the King Street report of smoke in a home.
The King Street incident was an accidental fire due to a cigarette and was quickly controlled.
The William Street fire is suspicious in nature and remains under investigation.
Anyone with information regarding the incident, is asked to contact the Dauphin RCMP Detachment at 204-622-5020.

Staff Writer