RCMP in Dillon are investigating a fire at their own detachment.

The fire, which happened early Thursday morning, was extinguished by two local residents before officers arrived.

Minimal damage was caused to the building. Police say the initial investigation determined the fire was set deliberately.

RCMP say if you have information regarding the fire, contact them.

(PHOTO: Damage to Dillon RCMP detachment. Photo courtesy of RCMP.)