A fire caused extensive damage to a duplex unit in the city’s Eastview neighbourhood on Wednesday afternoon.
Crews responded to the blaze at 1940 Easthill around 2:45 p.m.
They arrived to find smoke coming out of a rear bedroom on the east side of the duplex. Firefighters were able to get the fire under control quickly, but damage is estimated at around $200,000.
No flames spread to the west unit of the duplex, but some water and smoke did seep through,
The home was occupied at the time of the fire, but no injuries were reported.
The fire has been deemed suspicious. Police have a 25-year-old man in custody.