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House Fire in Listowel - February 04, 2013

Web posted on February 04, 2013

(MUNICIPALITY OF NORTH PERTH, ON) On Saturday February 02, 2013, around 6 a.m. the North Perth Fire Department was called to a residential fire at 210 Mckenzie St. East in Listowel.

The fire department attended the scene and put out the fire to the 1.5 storey single family dwelling. However the building and the entire contents were destroyed. The homeowners were not home when the fire occurred.

An investigator of the Ontario Fire Marshall attended the scene as well as members of the OPP West Region Forensic Identification Unit. The Perth County OPP is continuing their investigation into this fire.

The Perth County OPP is urging anyone with information about this fire to contact them immediately. If you observed suspicious persons or vehicles in the area of this home or have heard information about the fire that would assist police in their investigation, you are requested to contact the Perth County OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), and you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.