One found dead inside Webbwood home following fire

(WEBBWOOD, ON) – On April 3, 2017, shortly after 8:30 a.m., members of the Espanola Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and the Sables-Spanish Rivers Fire Department responded to a house fire in Webbwood, Ontario.

The fire was extinguished and a person was found deceased within the residence.

The Espanola OPP and the North East Region Crime Unit, under the direction of Detective Inspector Peter Donnelly of the OPP Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB) and with the assistance of the Office of the Fire Marshal (OFM) are conducting an investigation into this suspicious fire.

Further information will be released as it becomes available.

Any person with information regarding the person(s) responsible for this incident should immediately contact the Ontario Provincial Police at 1-888-310-1122 or their nearest police authority.

Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit information online at www.tipsubmit.com where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000.