Sheriff’s office investigates fire at Iron Range church
The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office says it’s investigating a fire at an Iron Range church.
The fire happened at Messiah Lutheran Church in Mountain Iron on Friday morning.
Sheriff’s deputies had been sent to the church on a burglary report. When they arrived, they noticed that there had been a fire in the church that was already out.
The sheriff’s office says the fire appeared to be of a suspicious nature.
The Minnesota Fire Marshal’s Office is assisting the sheriff’s office in the investigation.