Police are investigating a suspicious fire that extensively damaged a health spa at Mermaid Beach in the early hours of this morning.
Around 3.45am emergency services were called to the Cronulla Avenue business after smoke was seen coming from the premises.
A crime scene has been declared and is presently under police guard.
Forensic officers are expected to examine the scene this morning.
Investigations are ongoing.
If you have information for police, contact Policelink by providing information using the online suspicious activity form 24hrs per day at www.police.qld.gov.au/reporting or call 131 444.
You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day or call 1800 333 000.
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