Police update: Suspicious fire, Mermaid Beach

Police have released CCTV and are appealing for information in relation to a fire that extensively damaged a health spa at Mermaid Beach in the early hours of November 4.

The vision shows two offenders at the rear of the building in the moments before – and after – the fire started at the Cronulla Avenue address.

Emergency services were called around 3.45am after smoke was seen coming from the premises. The fire was put out a short time later, however the building was badly damaged.

Preliminary investigations indicate the fire was deliberately started in multiples locations within the business.

Investigators are urging anyone who may have information in relation to the incident to contact police.

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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