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Two in RCMP custody after fire

No injuries reported
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Two people are in RCMP custody after a house fire in Forest Lawn last night. A call came in around 11:30 p.m. on Tuesday and all three fire stations responded to the fire. Nobody was injured in the blaze. CHRIS COLBOURNE/St. Albert Gazette

Two people are in custody after a house fire in Forest Lawn last night.

On Tuesday at around 11:30 p.m. the St. Albert RCMP were called to a structure fire at 20 Forest Drive.

No one was in the residence at the time of the fire and there were no reported injuries.

St. Albert RCMP General Investigation Section (GIS) along with St. Albert General Duty and RCMP Forensic Identification Section (FIS) are assisting the St. Albert Fire Marshall with the investigation.

RCMP say the investigation is ongoing and more information will be provided when it becomes available.

If anyone has information regarding this incident, they are asked to contact the St. Albert RCMP Detachment at 780-458-7700 or their local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at or by using the "P3 Tips" app available through the Apple App or Google Play.

More details to come.


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