A 158-year-old church in Western Bay that was undergoing renovations was completely destroyed by fire early this morning.
Trinity Conception District RCMP responded to the fire call about 3:45 a.m. There were no injuries in the fire.
The RCMP, along with the Fire Commissioners Office, are still on the scene and the investigation is still ongoing.
Police are asking anyone with any information about the fire to contact the local RCMP or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), TEXT at TIP190 or use the secure web tips @ www.nlcrimestoppers.com.