Tuesday, November 16, 2021
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Weekend house fire in north Lethbridge believed to be suspicious

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LETHBRIDGE, AB – A fire that damaged two homes in north Lethbridge this past weekend has been deemed suspicious.

The blaze broke out at a house along the 200 block of 16th street north late Sunday afternoon and then spread to an adjacent home.

No one was hurt but significant damage was done to the tune of about $185,000.

Lethbridge Police have been working with Lethbridge Fire and Emergency Services to investigate but they haven’t been able to pinpoint a cause yet.

Anyone with information on the fire is asked to call the LPS or CrimeStoppers.

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Tina Karst

A Lethbridge College alumnus, Tina moved back to the community two years after convocation, in September 2007, to become a member of the CJOC News Team. She started as a weekend reporter/anchor and now serves as Associate News Director. When Tina’s not tracking down local news, she’s either busy at home with Jordan and their two kids or creating custom macrame pieces for a growing list of clients.

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