Digby RCMP investigating fatal house fire

March 3, 2023
Weymouth Mills, Nova Scotia

News release

Digby RCMP is investigating a fatal house fire that occurred on Sissiboo Rd. in Weymouth Mills.

On March 3, 2023, shortly after 6 a.m., Digby RCMP, fire and EHS, responded to a house fire on Sissiboo Rd. in Weymouth Mills. Upon arrival at the scene RCMP officers observed that the home was fully engulfed in flames. Volunteer firefighters from numerous fire departments were able to extinguish the fire and the remains of two people were located inside the home.

The cause of the fire is under investigation with assistance from Nova Scotia Fire Marshal's Office, the Nova Scotia Medical Examiner's Office.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Digby RCMP at 902-245-2579. Should you wish to remain anonymous call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.

Our thoughts are with the victims families at this difficult time.

File #: 2023-284717


Contact information

Cpl. Chris Marshall
Public Information Officer
Nova Scotia RCMP

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