A residential fire occurred in Sandy Lake First Nation April 26 at approximately 4 a.m.
No injuries have been reported, but the house and two vehicles that were parked outside the home have been damaged.
The cause of the fire and total amount of damage are still unknown, but the matter is currently under investigation by the Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service.
Anyone who has any information about the fire are urged to call the NAPS Sandy Lake Detachment at 807-774-4471 or report anonymously to CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477) or online at www.tipshelp.com.
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