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Fires near Mitchell probed as arson

By: Staff Writer

Posted: 07/22/2019 9:30 AM

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Steinbach RCMP are investigating two fires that occurred near Mitchell this weekend as arson.

In a release Monday, Steinbach RCMP said officers were dispatched to the two fires on Sunday around 7 a.m.

A shed on Road 37N, just east of Road 30E, was found burned to the ground.

Two miles north, on Road 39N just east of Road 30E, a bridge is still standing but considered a total loss after it was also set ablaze.

RCMP are asking anyone with information about the fires to call the Steinbach detachment at 204-326-4452, or contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or

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