Suspected arson at Balmoral

Police are investigating after a building fire in Balmoral during the early hours of this morning.

Emergency services were called to the Riding Road address around 3:30am and arrived to find the restaurant well alight.

Initial investigations suggest an explosion has occurred and the building has sustained significant damage as a result.

A crime scene has been established and fire investigators are continuing their inquiries.

Anyone with any information which may be able assist police is urged to come forward.

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