Police treating house fire as suspicious – Tumbarumba

Police are appealing for public assistance following a suspicious house fire in the state’s south west this morning.

About 6am (Monday 11 March 2019), emergency services were called to Mate Street, Tumbarumba, following reports of a fire.

The fire was extinguished; however, the building was destroyed.

No one was home at the time and there were no reports of any injuries.

Officers from Riverina Police District attended and established a crime scene.

The fire is being treated as suspicious and Tumut detectives are urging anyone with information to come forward by contacting (02) 6947 7199.

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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