QFES, Fire, Fire TruckPhoto Bev Lacey / The Chronicle
QFES, Fire, Fire TruckPhoto Bev Lacey / The Chronicle Bev Lacey

UPDATE: Investigations into suspicious Hendon shed fire

UPDATE: Detectives are investigating following a suspicious fire at an address in Hendon last night.

Emergency services were called at around 8:00pm following reports of a shed on fire at a property on Goomburra Street.

The property was unoccupied at the time and no one was physically injured as a result of the fire.

The shed, as well as furniture and tools contained inside, was completely destroyed as a result of the fire.

A crime scene has been established and scientific officers along with fire investigators will return to the property today.

Anyone who may have seen anything suspicious in the vicinity of Goomburra Street at around 7:30pm last night is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.

Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation working in partnership with the Queensland Police Service.

For all non-urgent police reporting or general police inquiries contact Policelink on 131 444 or Policelink.qld.gov.au 24hrs a day.

EARLIER: Firecrews were called to an address in Goomburra St, Hendon at 8pm last night to battle a fire in a house shed.

Upon arrival crews found several fires alight in the shed.

Firies removed the roofing iron and extinguished the blaze, then conducted an internal inspection of the burnt shed.

Three units attended the scene, one from Warwick, one from Allora and one rural unit.

Crews left the scene at 10:10pm but fire investigators are expected to return to the scene today for further inquiries.

EARLIER: FIRECREWS are rushing to a shed fire on Goomburra st in Hendon.

Initial reports suggest the fire began shortly before 8pm, and crews from  Allora and Warwick have been called to extinguish the blaze.

The size of the fire or the extent of the damage is not yet known.



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