Grand Forks Police Department
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Grand Forks, ND 58201

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    City of Grand Forks Police Department
    News Release

    Fire Investigation

    Date & Time of Event:November 10, 2013 @ 1857
    Location:1706 Continental Drive
    ICR #:201307477
    Investigating Officer:Sgt. D. Simon #411
    Supervisor:Sgt. D. Simon #411
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    Release Prepared By:LaVonne Nelson
    Date of Release:11/10/2013
    Time of Release:11:07 pm


    On November 10th, 2013, Grand Forks Police and Fire Departments were dispatched to an audible fire alarm at an apartment complex located at 1706 Continental Drive. Upon arrival, smoke was found throughout the common areas of the building. The building was evacuated, and a fire was located in apartment #106. The fire was extinguished by Grand Forks Fire personnel. It appears at this time combustibles on the apartment’s stove started on fire when the stove burner was turned on. This incident remains under investigation by the Grand Forks Police and Fire Departments.