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Roads are blocked by the presence of a large police presence at the Sherwood Park Library because of the "security concerns" behind the fire: RCMP


A large police presence could be seen in the Stratton County Library in Sherwood Park, Alta, on Tuesday night, after a fire broke out in the area.

Shortly before At 9 PM, Stratton County RCMP said that they had been in the center of the Stratton County community area, in the area hall and in the library complex in the area of ​​fire. "

"Roads around the area are blocked due to further investigation into this incident," said the police. "For security reasons, police are asking the public to stay away from the area."

Witnesses told Global News that people were evacuated from the library after the building was built.

On the spot, the global news crew said that both the RCMP and the Emergency Response Unit of the Edmonton Police Service had arrived and officials had arrived in a building with large weapons. The firefighters could also be seen outside the building.

Sherwood Park is a large village east of Edmonton.

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