Posted on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 4:45 p.m.
Suspicious fire at Russell skate park
A portable toilet has been deliberately set on fire and was destroyed at the Russell skateboard park on last August 18.
At approximately 9 pm on that day, officers with the Russell County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and the Russell Fire Department responded to a reported fire at the skateboard park on Concession Street in Russell. There were no injuries.
The OPP would like to talk to anyone who may have any information on the fire or any suspicious activity in the area. Those who have information can contact the Russell County OPP Detachment at 613-443-4499 or the OPP Communications Centre at 1-888-310-1122.
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