Windsor police investigating attempted murder

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A Windsor police cruiser is shown outside headquarters on Jan. 5, 2021. (Dan Taekema/CBC - image credit)
A Windsor police cruiser is shown outside headquarters on Jan. 5, 2021. (Dan Taekema/CBC - image credit)

Windsor police are investigating a case of attempted murder after two people were involved in an altercation that resulted in both suffering life-threatening burn injuries.

Police say they were called to the 1000 block of Bruce Avenue Sunday at 12:15 p.m.

When they arrived they found two people outside who appeared to be suffering from burn injuries.

Police say the two people are known to each other and were involved in an argument during which a fire was ignited by one of them resulting in both being burned.

Both were transported to hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Police say one of the individuals has been arrested for attempted murder. No other details are available.

The Major Crime Unit is asking asking anyone with information or surveillance footage to contact them.