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Police hunt suspects after fire bombing

A group of men threw a petrol bomb through the window of a Caboolture house last night. Picture: FILE
A group of men threw a petrol bomb through the window of a Caboolture house last night. Picture: FILE

POLICE are hunting a group of men who reportedly threw a petrol bomb through the window of a house north of Brisbane.

Officers were called to Vievers St at Caboolture after reports a group of men were damaging cars with fence palings about 4pm, a police spokeswoman said.

“We received a further call from somebody to say that a petrol bomb, or something similar, was thrown through the window of an address and the house subsequently caught alight,� she said.

Queensland Fire and Emergency Crews and paramedics attended.

The fire was quickly put out, a QFES spokesman said.

Two people suffered minor burns and were treated at the scene by paramedics.

Police remain at the property and investigations are continuing.

Topics:  caboolture petrol bomb police


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