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Woman, 21, arrested after apartment building destroyed by arson: Montreal police


Montreal police say they opened an arson investigation and arrested a 21-year-old woman after a fire broke out on Monday in an apartment building in The Village.

At around 1:15 p.m., the fire started in the residential building on St-André street near Ontario street.

The building is "a total loss", according to Montreal spokesperson Véronique Dubc. There were no injuries reported in the two-alarm fire, which was eventually extinguished.

The female suspect was located near the scene of the fire and will be questioned by investigators. Top Stories

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