Earlier this week, Bracebridge OPP, Muskoka EMS and the Gravenhurst Fire Department responded to a report of a house fire in West Gravenhurst. Responding officers were able to remove one female party from the residence, however she was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police have identified the victim as 48 year-old April Doubleday of Gravenhurst.
The Muskoka Crime Unit with the assistance of the OPP Forensic Identification Unit is working in cooperation with the Ontario Fire Marshall’s office in this ongoing investigation.
Police are asking anyone with information to contact Bracebridge OPP at (888) 310-1122 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.