Police investigate suspicious fire in Watson

Suspicious fire

ACT Policing is investigating a suspicious fire in Watson last night (Monday 10 June 2019).

About 9.30pm, police were called to Majura Primary School on Knox Street, Watson to find a school building had been damaged by fire.

ACT Fire and Rescue also attended the school. Following an analysis of the scene, police are treating the fire as suspicious.

Police would like to speak to anyone who may have witnessed the incident, or who noticed anyone acting suspiciously near the school on the evening of 10 June 2019.

Anyone who has any information regarding the fire is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the Crime Stoppers ACT website. Please quote reference 6405347. Information can be provided anonymously.

Media enquiries

Police Media — (02) 5126 9070, act-police-media@afp.gov.au