Arson investigation North Adelaide, South Australia

Police are investigating two suspicious fires lit in close proximity in North Adelaide this morning.

About 2.15am Wednesday 6 May police and MFS were called to Ward Street after a brush fence was set alight on the northern side of the street; followed soon after by a bin fire lit in the underground car park area of a business on the southern side of the street.

Fire crews brought the blaze under control but extensive damage was caused to the building when it spread to air-conditioning units.

Both fires have been deemed as suspicious and Eastern District Detectives along with Fire Cause Investigators are at the scene.

Anyone who saw any suspicious behavior in the area around the time of the fires is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report on line at – you can remain anonymous.

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