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Fire In Mount Forest - Patrick David McDERMOTT Charged

Source: Area OPP
Date: Sun Dec 9 19:14:47 MST 2018

(TOWNSHIP OF WELLINGTON NORTH, ON) - Today at approximately 5:50 a.m. members of the Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) along with Wellington North Fire Services and Guelph-Wellington Paramedic Services responded to an apartment fire on Egremont Street North in Mount Forest. The fire was contained to a single unit in the ten unit complex. A 32-year-old man was transported to a local hospital with burns to his hand. All residents have been evacuated and there is currently no set time for their return.

Damages are estimated at $100,000.

32-year-old Patrick David McDERMOTT of Mount Forest has been charged with Arson by Negligence and is scheduled to appear in Guelph Court on January 18, 2019.

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