Fire departments have responded to a fire at Stonden Holsteins located in Gananoque Ontario late Sunday night.
An 18-year-old has been charged with arson after a barn fire near Gananoque. Around 8pm Sunday, police were called about a structure fire on Maple Grove Road. Fire departments from Gananoque, Kingston and Leeds Thousand Islands responded to extinguish the flames at the fully engulfed barn. 30 head of cattle were lost in the fire, adding to the structure damage for a total estimated loss of more than 1 million dollars. The young man from Leeds and the Thousand Islands Township appears for a bail hearing today in Brockville. The investigation continues.
More details to follow when available.