Suspicious Brisbane House Fire Investigated By Police
A suspicious house fire is under investigation southeast of Brisbane.
The unoccupied Capalaba house was engulfed in flames when fire crews were called around 10.20pm on Wednesday.
Specialist officers will visit the scene on Thursday to determine the cause of the blaze, but early investigations suggest the fire is suspicious, police said.
"On arrival, the house was found engulfed in flames but emergency crews were able to extinguish the blaze," the police report states.
"The house, which was unoccupied, was extensively damaged as a result of the fire.
"Specialist officers will attend the scene later today to determine the cause of the blaze.
"Investigations into the cause of the continuing, but it is believed to be suspicious at this stage."