Suspicious fire in Saint-Léonard under investigation

The West District RCMP is investigating a suspicious fire in Saint-Léonard.

Emergency crews were called to a house on Rue Saint Jean around 2:10 a.m. on Wednesday.

Firefighters managed to contain the blaze before it spread to nearby houses, but the building was badly damaged.

RCMP say the fire started in the garage.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call RCMP or Crime Stoppers.