Police investigate suspicious fire - Woodcroft
Sunday, 03 October 2021 07:58:12 AM
Police are appealing for information after a house was destroyed by fire in Sydney’s west overnight.
About 1.30am (Sunday 3 October 2021), emergency services were called to a home on Wyangala Circuit, Woodcroft following reports of a fire.
Fire and Rescue NSW extinguished the blaze; however, the house was destroyed.
Two adults and three children who were home at the time were able to self-evacuate and were uninjured.
Officers attached to Blacktown Police Area Command established a crime scene and detectives have commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident.
Initial inquiries suggest the fire is suspicious.
Anyone who may be able to assist investigators – or has dashcam or CCTV footage from the area – is urged to contact Blacktown Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.