Media release

Call for information – Equipment fire – Wagaman


Northern Territory Police are calling for information in relation to a suspicious fire in Wagaman last night.

Around 7:30pm, police and fire services were alerted to a machinery fire at a school on Wagaman Terrace.

On arrival they located some earthmoving equipment belonging to contractors working on site on fire.

Detective Senior Sergeant Brett Cottier said, “The fire was quickly extinguished, and after assessing the scene there were a number of suspicious elements to the fire.

“Anyone who was in the area and noticed any suspicious activity, or who has dash-cam or CCTV footage from around that time is asked to contact police on 131 444.”