Man charged with arson following house fire in Townsville

February 5, 2024 7:37 am in by

A 51-year-old Condon man has been charged after a house fire in Gulliver last night.

Four fire crews, paramedics and police were called to the scene of a Bailey Street property around 8.30pm.

Police say when they arrived, they found the alleged offender leaving the scene and arrested him nearby.

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He has been charged with one count of arson and is expected to appear in court today.

No one was injured as a result of the fire.