Posted on August 1, 2014
Victoria Common Fire Investigation
Most people in the Kitchener area know about the unfortunate and costly fire at the Victoria Common development on July 22, 2014. We have been asked to post the following in case anyone can help out with the ongoing investigation. Thanks!
Incident #: WA14164729
Publish Date: Jul 24, 2014
Incident Date: Jul 22, 2014
Location: LOUISA ST, KITCHENER, ON Canada
The investigation into this incident is continuing and is now being led by Waterloo Regional Police General Division detectives. There are circumstances surrounding the cause of the fire that are concerning for police and it is now being treated as suspicious. Investigators are appealing to anyone who may have seen anything suspicious in the area around the time of the fire to contact North Division at (519) 650 8500 ext. 6397 or call Crime Stoppers 1 800 222 8477.
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Published: Jul 22 2014 5:43PM
On July 22, 2014 at approximately 5:30 a.m., Waterloo Regional Police responded with the Kitchener Fire Department to a large structure fire in the area of Louisa Street and St Leger Street in Kitchener. A number of condominium units were destroyed or sustained damage in the fire. Some of the units were occupied and other were at various stages of construction. No injuries were reported to police. At this time, the cause of the fire is not known. The Ontario Fire Marshall’s Office attended the scene and will be investigating. Police are assisting in the Fire Marshall’s investigation. Anyone with information about this fire is asked to call Waterloo Regional Police Detectives at 519-650-8500 Ext 6351 or provide information anonymously to CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.