A Sudbury woman has been charged in connection with a fire on Manitoulin Island.

Manitoulin OPP say on Wednesday March 7th, they assisted the Sudbury OPP Crime Unit in charging a Sudbury woman responsible for a building fire in Gordon Township on the Island.

Police were called to the scene of a fire at a residence on Highway 542 back on Sunday, November 4TH, 2017.

Forty-one-year-old Shannon Desjardins of Sudbury has been charged with arson and is to appear in Gore Bay court on April 17th.

If you have information about this crime, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit a tip online at sudburycrimestoppers.com.