photo of suspectAround 7:20 a.m. on October 1, 2021 we received a call from City of Greater Sudbury Fire Services after Firefighters responded to a structure fire on Eyre Street. Upon extinguishing the fire, Firefighters deemed the fire to be suspicious and contacted Police.

At the time of the fire, the building was abandoned. There were no injuries reported as a result of the incident, however, the structure did sustain substantial damages.

The Ontario Fire Marshal has confirmed that this incident is the result of an Arson.

Through the investigation, Detectives from our Criminal Investigation Division obtained surveillance footage of the person(s) responsible for the fire (images attached).

Anyone with information related to the fire or to the identity of the involved individual(s) is asked to contact Police at 705-675-9171 or Crime Stoppers at 705-222-8477.