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Police suspect car deliberately torched

Investigators think arson may be behind a fire which destroyed a car at a Rochester home late yesterday.

IVY WISE June 20, 2014 10:15am

Echuca Criminal Investigation Unit is investigating a suspicious car fire in Rochester last night.

Three fire trucks and a police crew attended a home in Charles St about 10.45pm, and found a Suzuki sedan, parked in the carport, engulfed in flames.

Detective Sergeant Brendon Murphy said the fire, which destroyed the car, was believed to be deliberately lit.

Read more in Tuesday’s Campaspe News.

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