Arson, Halifax

On Wednesday October 30, 2019 at 1153pm Halifax Integrated Emergency Services Dispatch received a call about a structure fire in the 20-30 block of Herbert Rd in Halifax.  Halifax Regional Police and Halifax Regional Fire and Emergency  responded.  A fire was located on the outside of a residence and was quickly extinguished.  Damage was confined to a relatively small section of the outside of the house.  Further examination by the fire fighters lead them to believe that the fire was deliberately set.  The incident is currently being investigated by investigators from both fire and police.  Anyone with information is asked to contact police or fire at 902-490-5020 or Crimestoppers at 1888-222-TIPS(8477).