Wednesday 25 November, 2020

Point Fortin clothing store gutted by fire

A clothing store in Pt Fortin was destroyed by fire last night. 

From initial information, the store was located along the Cap-De-Ville Road, Pt Fortin. 

Loop News was told that at about 9:45pm police received a report of a fire at a clothing store opposite Kalicharan's Limited. 

A team of officers including Cpl Ramkhalawan, PC Ramsumair and PC Mendes were dispatched to investigate. 

Upon arrival, they found a concrete building on fire.  

Fire officers from the Pt Fortin fire station, led by CFO Dookie, responded and contained the blaze. The owner of the store was on location and interviewed.  

An official estimate for damages incurred had yet to be established, and fire officers are expected to return to the scene today to determine what caused the blaze. 

Cpl Ramkhalawan is continuing enquiries. 

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