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One dead after house fire in Richmond

Richmond, B.C. - Mounties say a 66-year-old woman has died and a 13-year-old boy is clinging to life after a suspicious house fire in Richmond, B.C.

Fire investigators found the body of Elaine Leznoff in the home, and the teen was taken to hospital in critical condition.

A suspect was taken into custody Monday.

Firefighters responded to the blaze at about 2 a.m.

The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team was on the scene to determine the cause of the fire.

Police are asking anyone with information to contact them.