High school deliberately lit – Mount Annan

Investigations are underway after a high school was deliberately lit in Sydney’s south-west this morning.

About 2.40am today (Wednesday 18 September 2019), emergency services were called to a school on Welling Drive, Mount Annan, after reports it was on fire.

Firefighters attended and extinguished the blaze. A classroom sustained substantial amount of smoke damage to the walls, and furniture.

A blunt object was used to damage 12 windows to the science block of the school.

Officers from Camden Police Area Command attended and established a crime scene.

The cause of the fire is yet to be determined.

As inquiries continue, anyone with information is urged to come forward.

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.

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