Officers make 1 arrest, but no charges laid as investigation into RM of Prince Albert fire continues

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Prince Albert RCMP officers have made one arrest, but the suspect has not been charged as the investigation into a structure fire in the RM of Prince Albert continues.

RCMP officers were called to the scene at around 7:50 a.m. on Monday following reports of a fire at a business on 48th Street West in the RM. In a press release, the RCMP said the fire caused significant damage and appeared to be deliberately set.

Officers arrested a person of interest in the City of Prince Albert at round 9:30 a.m. No charges have been laid.

The Prince Albert RCMP continue to investigate with assistance from the Saskatchewan RCMP General Investigation Section and fire investigators from the Saskatchewan Public Safety Agency.