Toronto Seniors housing complex fire deemed arson

Toronto police said the fire that killed four people at a seniors housing complex in 2016 was arson.

The fire started in a chair on the fifth floor hallway of the building on February 5th 2016. After almost a year investigation fire marshals concluded the chair was deliberately set on fire.

The 4 victims were found dead by fire fighters on the 5th floor.

The names of the victim’s will not be release. Police have no information on a possible suspect.

The 2016 Toronto Homicide Victim List is available here.