Sioux Lookout boy arrested for arson
Tim Brody - Editor
A 14-year-old Sioux Lookout boy has been charged with arson following an incident which took place on August 14.
Just after 7:30 that evening Sioux Lookout Ontario Provincial Police officers were called to a house fire in the Cornerstone Lane area.
Police found the house filled with smoke.
Members of the Sioux Lookout Fire Department entered the home where they discovered that there was clothing on fire and the fire had been put out.
An investigation revealed that the fire had been intentionally set.
Fire alarms in the home were damaged causing them to be inoperable.
The accused was released by way of an Officer in Charge Undertaking.
He was scheduled to attend Sioux Lookout Provincial Court on September 11.