At approximately 1:30 a.m. on Friday April 20, 2018 while on general patrol, members of the Ontario Provincial Police(OPP) in Kenora witnessed an apartment building on fire in the downtown core.
The Kenora Fire Department and Kenora Ambulance were called while the Police evacuated the building safely. Two officers and one occupant of the building attended the hospital and were treated and released for non-life threatening injuries.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation should immediately contact the Kenora OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or (807) 548-5534. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.
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