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A woman has been charged with arson after a suspicious fire at Building 224 in Iqaluit Thursday afternoon. (CBC)

A woman has been charged with arson after a suspicious fire in Iqaluit Thursday afternoon.

The RCMP and the fire department responded to the fire at Building 224 at about 2:15 p.m. Thursday.

Iqaluit RCMP and the Nunavut Fire Marshal's office continue to investigate the blaze.

The accused remains in custody.  She is also charged with breach of probation.