Saint-Léolin fire under investigation

RCMP

The Northeast District RCMP is seeking the public's help with an investigation into a fire that destroyed a grocery store and gas bar in Saint-Léolin.

Police and firefighters responded to the scene around 12:30 a.m. on Friday.

The RCMP say the intensity of the fire forced the evacuation of nearby buildings, but no one was injured.

Anyone with information about this fire or may have seen people or vehicles in the area of the store prior to the start of the fire to contact the Caraquet RCMP or Crime Stoppers.