The Daily Courier

Dumpster fire suspicious


A fire in an alley dumpster spread to a downtown Kelowna business building Sunday morning.

Firefighte­rs had to get inside the business to put out the fire. There was minor damage to the structure and contents in the 1500 block of Pandosy Street, the fire department said in a news release.

The fire, which started before 4 a.m., is under investigat­ion.

“RCMP has initiated an investigat­ion and officers are working to determine if the fire was deliberate­ly set,” said Cpl. Jocelyn Noseworthy. “We are now appealing to anyone who witnessed suspicious activity in the area to contact us.”

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