Suspicious Fire in Mango Hill Destroy Homes

Police are investigating a suspicious fire that broke out early Monday morning at a construction site on Deacon Crescent in Mango Hill, causing extensive damage to two houses that were being built.

Emergency crews were called to the scene around 2 a.m. on May 14th after reports of a fire at the building site. Though no injuries were reported, the two partially-constructed homes were significantly damaged by the blaze.

Authorities believe the fire may have been intentionally set and are now appealing to the public for any information that could aid their investigation.

They are particularly interested in any potential witnesses who were in the vicinity of Deacon Crescent between 1:30 a.m. and 2:30 a.m. on Monday morning. Anyone with relevant CCTV or dashcam vision is also urged to contact police.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink by providing information using the online suspicious activity form 24hrs per day at or call 131 444.

Report crime information anonymously via Crime Stoppers. Call 1800 333 000 or report online at

Quote this reference number: QP2400816659

Published 14-May-2024