A man is in police custody after three people were found dead in a Portage la Prairie, Man., home after a fire early this morning.
Emergency crews were called to a home on 7th Street SE in Portage la Prairie at about 1 a.m. after reports of a fire, RCMP said in a news release Sunday afternoon.
Once the fire crews managed to put out the fire, three people were found dead inside the home. RCMP said they consider the deaths suspicious.
One man is in custody.
The RCMP and office of the fire commissioner are investigating.
On April 10 at 1am, <a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/rcmpmb?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>#rcmpmb</a> responded to a house fire on 7th St. SE in Portage la Prairie. When the fire was extinguished three individuals were located deceased inside & their deaths are suspicious. An adult male is currently in custody. RCMP continue to investigate. <a href=”https://t.co/eWvqygeLIQ”>pic.twitter.com/eWvqygeLIQ</a>