Body found after suspicious Qld house fire

A BODY has been found following a suspicious house fire in Rockhampton in the early hours of this morning.

Fire crews were called to the home on Hill Street in Lakes Creek around 2.30am after receiving reports a house was engulfed in flames.

After extinguishing the blaze, emergency services located human remains inside the property.


Police say they are yet to confirm the identify or the gender of the person.

A crime scene has since been declared, with fire investigators and forensic officers expected to attend the home today.