The police have been called in to investigate a suspected case of arson in the village of Campbell.
A house belonging to Errol Carbon was destroyed by fire on Friday and according to leading fireman Wayne Letang, the police are now involved.
“The police are currently doing investigations into that fire also,” he said.
Letang stated that around 11:00 am, the fire personnel from Roseau and St. Joseph responded to a fire in the community.
“On arrrival on the scene officers met the roof of the building completely caved in and the fire was already in its smouldering phase,” he said.
He pointed out that the owner of the house, who is a huckster, was out of state and is expected home today (Friday).
He said the house was gutted and all contents destroyed.
Letang noted that although investigations are ongoing, arson is suspected and police remain on the scene as of Friday afternoon.