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Fire marshal investigating fire at Queen Street pet food store

The Ontario fire marshal has been called in to investigate a fire that broke out at the Petview store at Queen and John streets.

The two-alarm blaze broke out just before 3 a.m. on Friday.

The 501 Queen streetcar had to be diverted but has since returned to regular service.

Apartment buildings above the store were evacuated, and a TTC bus was brought in to provide temporary shelter to the residents.

There are reports a suspicious person was spotted near the scene at the time the fire broke out.