Campbell River RCMP says a second person has been arrested connected to a structure fire on the Wei Wai Kum First Nation Tuesday.

Police said Thursday a male has been apprehended and is under investigation, after reporting Wednesday a woman was arrested in relation to the blaze.

She was released from custody.

The fire destroyed a home on Henderson Road Tuesday morning and police say the fire was not random and is being treated as arson.

Police say the investigation into the fire continues and anyone with information is asked to call Campbell River RCMP at 250-286-6221.

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