Three Youths Charged with Arson in Port McNicoll Marina Fire


By Andrew Mendler
Midland Mirror

Three youths have been charged with arson in relation to a fire that destroyed a building at a Port McNicoll marina Saturday evening.

Tay Township firefighters and Georgian Bay OPP were called to what was formerly known as Duncan’s Marina at approximately 7 p.m. on May 12, after reports of the building catching fire.

The building, which was being used for storage, was destroyed by the blaze.

On May 15, following an investigation by the OPP crime unit, two 12-year-old males and a 14-year-old male from Tay Township and Midland, were charged with arson.

The three youths are scheduled to appear in court on June 7 in Midland.