Police seek help in Fire Investigation


On October 9, 2016, members of the East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a camp that burned to the ground a week prior at Gull Beak Lake north of the City of Elliot Lake.

A camp and three other smaller out buildings were burned to the ground. Police attended the area in Bolger Township. A gate to the camp had been damaged; a steel post had been ripped from a concrete block on the left of the driveway and had been pulled across the driveway. Each building was burned individually. Estimate value of the camp and four out buildings is over $119000.

Elliot Lake Fire Services attended and notified Ontario Fire Marshal.

Any person with information regarding the person(s) responsible for this theft should immediately contact the Ontario Provincial Police at 1-888-310-1122 or their nearest police authority.

Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit information online at www.tipsubmit.com where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000.