The Orillia OPP are seeking public assistance in locating and identifying the parties involved in an arson at an abandoned school.
Police were called to attend a fire at Mount Slaven Public School on Westmount Drive just before 1 a.m. on Oct. 25. Authorities believe that suspects gained entrance into the building and ignited the fire sometime on the evening of Oct. 24. The Orillia OPP, Orillia Crime Unit, OPP Forensic Identification Services (FIS) and Ontario Fire Marshall (OFM) are investigating the fire, which caused extensive damage to the building.
Anyone who knows the person or persons responsible for this act or has information that can assist police are asked to contact the Orillia OPP at 705-326-3536 or 1-888-310-1122.