Local girl charged with setting devastating grocery store fire in Iqaluit

 

Police have charged an underage female with setting the fire that destroyed one of Iqaluit’s major grocery stores.

She is accused of arson and disregard for human life.

But she cannot be identified because she is a minor.

Reporter Kent Driscoll is in the Nunavut capital.

kdriscoll.ca

Video Journalist / Iqaluit

Kent has been APTN’s Nunavut correspondent since 2007. In that time he has closely covered Inuit issues, including devolution and the controversial Nutrition North food subsidy. He has also worked for CKIQ-FM in Iqaluit and as a reporter for Nunavut News North.

8 thoughts on “Local girl charged with setting devastating grocery store fire in Iqaluit

  1. Ok big statement she is making . Look into it. Does she have a history of fire setting or is she telling you something. Worth a look into. So sorry this happened.

  2. Ok big statement she is making . Look into it. Does she have a history of fire setting or is she telling you something. Worth a look into. So sorry this happened.

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