Halifax District RCMP is investigating a fire that occurred at Monarch Drive Elementary School in Beaver Bank over the weekend.
At approximately 6:55 a.m. on August 2, Halifax Fire and Halifax District RCMP received a call that a portable classroom was on fire at Monarch Drive Elementary School in Beaver Bank.
Both agencies were dispatched to the scene and the fire was quickly extinguished.
The rear portion of the portable classroom, as well as the wooden staircase and ramp, suffered considerable damage in the fire. Police do not have any suspects identified at this time, and the investigation is continuing.
If you have any information on this or any other crime, call Halifax District RCMP at 902-244-7208 or Halifax Regional Police at 902-490-5180. Members of the public can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS ( 8477), or by texting TIP202 +your message to `CRIMES`(274637) or by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash award.