RCMP are investigating a suspicious fire that destroyed a home on Ballentyne Way in Fall River.
On August 26th shortly after midnight, Lower Sackville RCMP responded to the fire, along with firefighters from Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM) Station 45 in Fall River.
The fire destroyed a home under construction that had been framed with doors and windows but was unfinished inside. HRM Fire Investigators, who assisted with this investigation, have categorized this structure fire as arson.
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