- Gallery Staff
Man’s charred remains found in fire
A man’s charred body was discovered in a burnt building on Saturday night after a structural fire was extinguished on Meadow and Finlayson Streets.
The single story, two-room structure was set ablaze around 10pm, prompting concerned residents to call police.
By the time Fire Delta Units arrived on Meadow Street, the building was engulfed in flames.
Firefighters were able to extinguish the blaze quickly but the building was severely damaged.
As officers checked the inside of the building they found the man’s charred remains.
They have not said what may have caused the fire and whether foul play is suspected.