ACT Fire & Rescue are currently on scene at the residential Metropolitan Apartments, Gordon Street, Canberra City.
ACT Fire-fighters are currently investigating a fire reported to have started on the sixth floor.
The building has been evacuated.
Update to follow.
7:10pm Sunday 29 April 2012
An internal investigation of the residential apartment building has returned no sight of fire or smoke.
ACT Fire & Rescue are currently using the Bronto Aerial Platform to access floors five and six of the building to continue investigations.
7:30pm Sunday 29 April 2012
ACT Fire-fighters have now allocated the source of the reported fire.
A reflection of candles flames alerted a neighboring resident to call Emergency Triple Zero (000) suspecting a fire in the apartment.
Residents have now been advised that the apartment building is safe and can return to their homes.
7:41pm Sunday 29 April 2012
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