Investigators from the 21 Division Criminal Investigations Bureau are seeking the public’s assistance with respect to an arson investigation involving a new home under construction.
At approximately 1:30 a.m. on Tuesday, January 18, 2011, police responded, along with Brampton Fire and Emergency Services, for a house on fire on Mission Trail. The home, which was under construction at the time, was fully engulfed in flames and sustained major damage. The damage is estimated at $300,000.00.
This fire has been deemed to be arson and investigators from 21 Division’s Criminal Investigations Bureau are working with the Ontario Fire Marshal’s Office to determine the exact cause of the fire.