Body found following suspicious house fire

A body has been found following a house fire at East Nowra this morning.

Emergency services were called to the home in Salisbury Drive shortly after 1am today (Tuesday 21 July 2015), and found the single-level building well-alight.

Neighbouring homes were evacuated as a precaution.


About 2am fire fighters were able to enter the building and found a body inside.

A crime scene has been established.

The fire will be treated as suspicious until a cause is determined.

A post mortem examination will be conducted to determine the person’s identity and cause of death.