Darwin home set a blaze in alleged arson attack

October 5, 2023 9:14 am in by

Investigations are continuing after a Darwin home was allegedly set on fire overnight.

NT Police and Fire Emergency Services were called to the Stuart Park residence at 11:58pm Wednesday, and upon arrival the home was engulfed in flames.

Firefighters worked quickly to contain the fire, with police arresting a 24-year-old woman nearby who is believed to be a suspect.

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She is currently in custody at the Palmerston Watch House, and will be assisting investigators with their inquiries into the incident.