Witnesses sought to fire in Oxley
Release Date: Thursday, May 06 2010, 04:30 PM
ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to a fire outside a residence in Oxley last Friday (30 April).
About 12.54am, police were called to Collocott Crescent following reports of a palm tree outside a residence having been deliberately lit.
The residents of the property were alerted to the fire by three males, who police are keen to speak with. They have been described as aged between 17 to 21-years-old and were wearing dark clothing at the time of the incident.
The estimated damage caused by the fire is around $2000.
AFP Forensic Services attended and conducted an examination of the scene.
Police are urging anyone who may have witnessed the incident, or saw any suspicious activity in the Oxley area last Friday to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or via the website at www.act.crimestoppers.com.au.