Police update 2: Suspicious fire at Lowood

Ipswich detectives have charged a 40-year-old Lowood man following the alleged arson at the Lowood Police Station on November 2.

It will be alleged the man entered the grounds of the station at 11:58pm and deliberately set fire to three police vehicles parked behind the station, causing over $350 000 in damages.

The man has been charged with one count each of arson, endangering particular property by fire, breach of bail, possessing drug utensils and urinating in a public place.

He has been refused bail and will appear in the Ipswich Magistrates Court tomorrow (November 24).

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.

Report crime information anonymously via Crime Stoppers. Call 1800 333 000 or report online at www.crimestoppersqld.com.au.

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