Police investigate suspicious fire in Pakenham

Police and emergency services are currently at the scene of a fire in Pakenham.

The fire broke out in the rear of the Centre Court Arcade about 4am and was extinguished a short time later.

The exact cause is yet to be determined however police are treating the blaze as suspicious.

A crime scene has been established and the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report at www.crmestoppersvic.com.au

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