20 Jul 2013

Lower Hutt house fire 'deliberately lit'

7:15 pm on 20 July 2013

Police say a fire that extensively damaged a Lower Hutt house early on Saturday morning was deliberately lit.

The Fire Service was called to the York St address at about 4am to find a well -stablished fire. Police say a group of four youths were seen running from the area into a reserve.

There was no one in the house at the time of the fire.