Annapolis RCMP investigating possible Torbrook arson

Published on May 17, 2017

Annapolis RCMP is investigating a possible arson on Torbrook Road that happened overnight May 13 and 14. They are looking for a man seen leaving the area shortly after the fire started.

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MIDDLETON - Police are looking for a man in connection with a house fire on Torbrook Road on the weekend.

The fire destroyed a vacant home in the late evening of May 13 and into the early morning hours of May 14. Annapolis District RCMP said a man was seen in the area shortly after the fire started. Police are attempting to identify him and speak to him.

Kingston fire responded to the call with Nictaux, Middleton, and Aylesford also called in. No one was hurt in the blaze.

Middleton RCMP and the fire marshal’s office are investigating the incident.

Anyone with information about this fire is asked to contact Middleton RCMP at 902-825-2000.

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