State investigators probe fatal Winona blaze

Published 8:27 am Wednesday, March 27, 2019

WINONA  — The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is investigating a fatal fire in Winona.

The duplex fire Monday left one person dead. Winona Fire Chief Curt Bittle says the victim’s body was found in the duplex after the fire was contained at the one-story wood-frame home.

Bittle says the death has been ruled “suspicious” with the BCA investigating.

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