Two men from Hampton arrested after three suspicious fires

The Southeast District RCMP say a 25 year-old man and a 16 year-old boy, both from Hampton, have been arrested following an investigation into three suspicious fires in Hampton.

Police say they were called to three separate incidents of structure fires between October 2018 and February 2019.

RCMP say fire destroyed a storage barn on Demille Court on October 15, 2018 and on February 20, 2019, a storage shed on the same street was set on fire.

Police say a vacant building on Lakeside Road was destroyed by fire on Monday.

An investigation determined the fires had been deliberately set, and both males were arrested on Wednesday.

RCMP say the man and the boy have been released on a promise to appear and are due back in court May 15, 2019.