At approximately 5 a.m. on April 21st, 2019 the Sault Ste. Marie Police Service and Sault Fire Services attended a call regarding smoke filling the building at 100 James Street.
Two small fires were quickly extinguished by Fire Services. Nobody was injured however, several people were temporarily evacuated from their apartments due to the smoke.
The incident is being treated as suspicious in nature and the investigation is ongoing.