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Suspicious fire - Punchbowl

Wednesday, 05 July 2017 10:51:54 PM

Police are appealing for information following a suspicious fire at Punchbowl tonight.

Shortly before 8.30pm (Wednesday 5 July 2017), emergency services were called to Urunga Parade, Punchbowl, following reports a dis-used storage shed was on fire.

Fire fighters extinguished the blaze; however, the shed sustained significant damage.

No one was injured.

Officers from Campsie Local Area Command attended and established a crime scene.

Initial inquiries have led police to believe the fire was deliberately lit.

Anyone with information is urged to come forward.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.