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Police Seek Public Help to Identify Potential Witnesses

May 13, 2021

UPDATE – The North Bay Police Service is asking the public for assistance in identifying two unknown, female individuals who may have information that could assist the North Bay Police Service in its investigation into a fire that occurred on November 20, 2020, inside the North Bay Walmart.

On November 20th, 2020, at 9:31PM, a fire started inside the Walmart Store in North Bay. The North Bay Fire and Emergency Services responded to the scene as well as police. The fire was contained and extinguished by the internal system in the store.

Customers and employees were evacuated and there were no reports of any injuries.

North Bay Police are asking anyone with relevant information to contact police at 705-472-1234 to speak with an officer.

For those who wish to remain anonymous, contact Near North Crime Stoppers, by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or by submitting a tip online at