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Richibuto Furniture lost its inventory on Sunday in a fire that RCMP say they believe was deliberately set. (CBC)

RCMP are now calling a fire at a furniture store in Richibucto on Sunday "suspicious."

Fire broke out at Richibucto Furniture on Main Street on Nov. 1 around 11:30 a.m.

No injuries were reported. The store lost all its inventory and temporarily relocated to the Richibucto Co-Op.

RCMP now say they believe the fire was deliberately set.

Police are continuing to investigate in conjunction with the provincial fire marshal's office.