Police seek witnesses to house fire believed to have been set intentionally

Today (Saturday) around 3 p.m., Barrie police were called to 405 Essa Road for an abandoned house that was on fire.  The fire is believed to have been intentionally set in one of the rooms of the abandoned residence. Barrie Fire Services were also on the scene.
Information was received that three teenage males were observed in the area of the home, walking their bicycles at approximately 2:30 p.m. Police are asking residents in the area to check their home security footage to see if they have any footage of the three males as police are looking to speak with them.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Barrie Police at 705-725-7025 and speak with Detective Constable Wright at ext. 2170 or Detective Constable Ryan Trollope at ext. 2949.  Any information can also be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or you can leave an anonymous tip online at www.p3tips.com.

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