On July 1, 2017 at approximately 4:30 p.m., Cumberland House RCMP was alerted to a structure fire at the Parish Hall in this community. Detachment members and Fire Department personnel responded to find the building partially engulfed in flames and smoke. The fire advanced quickly and attempts to extinguish it were unsuccessful. Fire crews redirected their efforts to keep the fire from spreading. The building was a total loss.
Cumberland House RCMP is currently investigating this incident as arson, and are asking any witnesses to call Cumberland House RCMP or Crime Stoppers.
If you have information about this or any other crime, please contact Cumberland House RCMP, or if you wish to remain anonymous call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, text TIP206 plus your message to CRIMES (274637) or submit a tip online at www.saskcrimestoppers.com If your information leads to an arrest or a case being cleared, you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.00.