Montreal police arson squad investigating fire in Côte-des-Neiges

Firefighters battle a fire at a hair salon in Côte-des-Neiges. TVA

An early morning fire completely destroyed a hair salon in Côte-des-Neiges on Monday.

The fire broke out around 3:30 a.m. in a building at the corner of Jean-Talon West and Decarie Boulevard.

Firefighters found traces of an accelerant at the scene and called in Montreal police to assist.

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The incident is considered criminal and has now been transferred to the Montreal police’s arson squad.

There are no suspects, but police spokesperson Véronique Dubuc says there is a possibility that cameras caught the incident on tape.




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