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Suspicious boat fire - Leichhardt

Sunday, 04 June 2017 03:50:12 AM

Police are investigating a suspicious boat fire in Sydney’s inner west.

About 11pm (Saturday 4 June 2017), police were called to Darley Road, Leichhardt, after reports of a boat on fire on the back of a trailer.

The fire was extinguished by fire fighters but the boat was destroyed.

A crime scene was established which was examined by forensic specialists.

At this stage the fire is considered suspicious.

Anyone with information should contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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