Police seek witnesses to suspicious fire in Griffith

Witnesses sought

ACT Policing is investigating a suspicious fire in Griffith on Monday night (22 July, 2019).

About 9pm, police attended La Perouse Street where a residence was reported to be alight.

ACT Fire & Rescue attended and extinguished the fire.

The fire was deemed suspicious and referred to police for further investigation.

Police would like to speak to anyone who may have witnessed the incident, or who may have dash cam footage of La Perouse Street or the surrounding area between 8.00pm and 9:30pm, Monday 22 July 2019.

Anyone with information that could assist police is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the Crime Stoppers ACT website. Please quote reference 6420021. Information can be provided anonymously.

Media enquiries

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