Two years on and no arrests in Essa Township arson

Fire happened at a home under construction

Ontario Provincial Police believe someone has information that could help them close their investigation into an arson that happened at a home under construction on the 11th Line of Essa Township, between the 25th Side Road and County Road 90.

Police hope to jog memories about the incident that took place sometime between Wednesday, Mar. 27, 2019 after 4:30 p.m. and Thursday, Mar. 28, 2019 at 8:00 a.m.

Picture provided: Nottawasaga OPP

The home was newly built and unoccupied when it was broken into. Gasoline was poured throughout the main floor, causing extensive damage. As well, two fires were set at the rear entrance of the home which caused significant damage due to the poured gasoline.

Picture provided: Nottawasaga OPP

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to come forward to Nottawasaga OPP by calling 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).