ACT Policing is investigating a fire in O’Connor which occurred in the early hours of this morning (Tuesday, January 21).
Around 2.05am, police responded to reports of a structure fire at the Polish White Eagle Club on David Street in O’Connor.
On arrival, police located a significant amount of smoke coming from the rear of the building.
ACT Fire and Rescue extinguished the fire, however were unable to conduct a thorough investigation due to the area being deemed unsafe.
HAZMAT will today (Tuesday, 21 January) conduct further atmospheric testing to allow police to examine the scene.
Police are appealing for anyone who witnessed any suspicious activity in O’Connor early this morning to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the Crime Stoppers website at www.act.crimestoppers.com.au.
Information to Crime Stoppers can be provided anonymously.
[Courtesy ACT Policing]