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Posted on: July 3, 2018

Slave Lake RCMP investigate a suspicious fire

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Slave Lake RCMP investigate a suspicious fire

 

Slave Lake, AB - Shortly before midnight on July 1, RCMP and emergency crews were dispatched to a structure fire at the former Highway Motor Inn on Highway 2.  Upon arrival, a large section of the north side of the building was involved in flames.  

 

Preliminary investigation has determined that the fire was human-caused and suspicious in nature.  At the time of the fire the hotel was abandoned; however, evidence suggests unknown people had been squatting in the building.

 

No one was inside the building at the time of the fire.   

 

Investigation into this matter is on-going.  If you have any information on this occurrence please contact the Slave Lake RCMP at 780-849-3999 or if you wish to remain anonymous please contact Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). 

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