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South End Fire

South End Fire

File: 22-191

On Tuesday, January 11, 2022 at approximately 6:45 p.m., the Saint John Police Force responded to a structure fire on St. James Street near Charlotte Street.

It is reported that:

Police and fire responded to a vacant building on St. James Street for smoke coming out the roof.

The Saint John Fire Department took control of the scene and extinguished the fire.

The building sustained significant damage.

A Saint John Fire Department fire investigator and the Saint John Police Force Forensic Identification Unit conducted an initial examination of the scene.

The cause of the fire appears suspicious and remains under joint investigation.  

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Saint John Police Force at 1-506-648-3333, or if you wish to remain anonymous, contact Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or 1-800-222-T.I.P.S.

Sean Rocca
Staff Sergeant / Sergent-chef

Saint John Police Force / Force policière de Saint John 
Office / Bureau: (506) 648-3292