CCTV released following suspicious fire in Carrum Downs


Frankston Crime Investigation Unit detectives have released CCTV vision as the investigation into a suspicious scrub fire in Carrum Downs yesterday (28 December) continues.

Emergency services attended a reserve in the vicinity of Paddington Avenue and Odell Place about 3.15pm following reports of a fire.

The blaze took about two hours to contain, with either side of the Peninsula Link freeway blocked at the location during this time.

No one was injured during the fire and there was no significant damage to any private property.

The fire is being treated as suspicious.

Investigators have released the below images of a man in the area at the time who they believe may be able to assist with enquiries.

Police are appealing for anyone who observed any suspicious behaviour in the area at the time of the fire to come forward to police.

Anyone with any information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report at

Source: Victoria Police News – 29 December 2016

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