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Arson cause of Sunday fire

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New Glasgow Regional Police is investigating an arson.

Early morning on January 5 at approximately 7 a.m., New Glasgow Fire Department and New Glasgow Regional Police responded to a three-unit apartment building on Stewart Street. 

The fire was was located in the rear of the apartment building, where only one apartment was occupied with two persons. The other two apartments were vacant at the time. 

No one was injured as a result of the fire and both persons that were displaced because of the fire damage, were assisted by the Red Cross. 

New Glasgow Regional Police Major Crime Unit and the Office of the Fire Marshall continue to investigate. 

Anyone with information on the arson is asked to contact New Glasgow Regional Police at 902-752-1941. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at, or use the P3 Tips App.