Media Advisory - OPP to update Criminal Investigation - Algo Centre Mall Roof Collapse

Jan 30, 2014

ELLIOT LAKE, ON, Jan. 30, 2014 /CNW/ - Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) will provide a brief but significant update to the criminal investigation into the partial collapse of the roof of the Algo Centre Mall in June 2012 at a media conference tomorrow in Elliot Lake. OPP Deputy Commissioner Scott Tod and Detective-Superintendent Dave Truax will present brief remarks and answer questions specific to the criminal investigation that began in July 2012.

Date:             Friday, January 31, 2014
Time:             11:00 a.m.

          City of Elliot Lake -- Council Chambers
45 Hillside Drive North
Elliot Lake, ON
P5A 1X5

For members of the media who are unable to attend in person, requests for phone interviews with the primary OPP spokespersons can be arranged in advance (time permitting) via the media contact below. The length of the availability for non-attending media following the formal media conference is constrained due to travel requirements.

Driving Instructions:

From the Trans-Canada Highway (Highway 17), travel north on Highway 108 North for 26.8-kilometres. Turn left onto Hillside Drive North (signage for City Hall), and travel 350 metres.

From the former Algo Centre Mall site, travel northwest on Ontario Avenue to Hillside Drive North and turn left.

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For further information:

On site Media Contact: 
Sgt. Carolle Dionne
Media Relations & Community Services Coordinator
OPP North East Region

(705) 845-2738 (office)
(705) 498-1201 (cell)