House destroyed in suspected arson

00:23, Dec 17 2012

An Auckland house was gutted during a suspected arson this morning.

The property in Ngatira Pl, Clendon Park, was "well involved" when firefighters were called there about 4.07am, a fire service spokeswoman said. 

Two fire crews attended the blaze and left around 5.40am.

A fire investigator was this morning examining the charred remains of the house to determine how the fire started. 

The spokeswoman said the fire was thought to be suspicious. 

No-one was injured in the blaze.


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