Police investigate suspicious house fire in Broken Hill

House fire in Broken hill being treated as suspicious

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a house fire at Broken Hill at the weekend.

About 1.45pm on Saturday, emergency services attended a property on Sulphide Street after reports of a fire.


On arrival officers found the unoccupied house alight.

The fire was extinguished by Fire and Rescue NSW, however was significantly damaged.

Officers from the Barrier Police District established a crime scene and began inquiries to determine the cause of the fire, which is being treated as suspicious.

Anyone who may have information that could assist should contact police at Broken Hill Police Station, or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Information is treated in strict confidence.

The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.

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