August 17, 2014 4:24 pm
Updated: August 17, 2014 7:10 pm

Suspicious fire in Park Ex

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Watch above: A suspicious overnight fire in park ex forced several dozen residents out of their homes.

MONTREAL – A suspicious overnight fire in Park Extension forced several dozen residents out of their homes.

The fire broke out in an abandoned building on the corner of Jarry St. and Wiseman Ave.

Police received a call around 4:50 a.m. and witnesses reportedly saw a group of people fleeing the building.

48 apartments were evacuated and one female tenant was treated for smoke inhalation.

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