Butler: suspicious fire razes home

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THE arson squad is investigating a fire that razed a home and caused about $150,000 damage in Butler last night.

Emergency services were called to the Coniston Parkway blaze about 11.15pm.

Fire fighters extinguished the fire and investigators will attend the scene today to assess the damage.

Footage of the fire taken by 7 News appeared to show the door connecting the garage to the home had been smashed in.

Windows were also broken.

No one was home at the time.

Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.