Police appeal for vision – Suspicious fire, Surfers Paradise

Police are appealing for any CCTV or dash cam vision in relation to a suspicious fire at an abandoned Chinese restaurant at Surfers Paradise.

Shortly after 8pm police and other emergency services were called to the fire at the Surfers Paradise Boulevard premises.

Emergency services extinguished the fire however the building sustained substantial internal damage caused by the fire, smoke and water.

During the incident traffic was diverted off Surfers Paradise Boulevard Road around the fire site for safety reasons.

Forensic officers are continuing with their investigations into the cause of the fire.

The Northern Investigative Group (Gold Coast CIB) are investigating the incident.

Anyone who has any vison or information to assist police with the investigation is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.

Source: QLD Police