A fire broke out on Austin Street North in Winnipeg at around 1:40 a.m. July 7th. When The fire department arrived the 3 story rooming house it was fully engulfed in flames. 13 of the 15 occupants managed to escape.
Brenda Campbell, 51, and John McKinnon Bendon, 61, died as a result of the fire, that The Arson Strike Force believes was deliberately set.
More information will be provided once it becomes available.