Booragoon duplex fire

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Arson Squad detectives are seeking information regarding a fire at a home in Booragoon this morning, 9 June 2021.

Around 4am, Department of Fire and Emergency Services and Police were called to the duplex home on Risley Street.  The circumstances surrounding the cause of the fire is being treated as suspicious.

The fire destroyed the duplex and damaged the adjoining unit.  The damage is estimated at over $150,000.

Detectives urge anyone with information regarding this fire, or who has dash-cam vision of Risley Street between 3.45am and 4.15am, to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report the information online at

Rewards of up to $50,000 are available for information that leads to the identification and conviction of an arsonist.