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Police Investigating Early Morning Fire and Sudden Death

Police are currently on the scene at a Southside residence, investigating an early morning fire, and a sudden death. The Fredericton Fire Department responded to the call of a structure fire around 5:20 a.m. on June 5, 2019, and the fire was knocked down quickly. Police were called in to investigate following the discovery of a person found deceased.

Police are currently working with the Fire Department and Coroner’s Office to determine the cause of both the fire and the sudden death. We will remain on scene for the foreseeable future.

Anyone with information about this ongoing investigation is asked to contact the Fredericton Police Force at 506-460-2300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.