Heartless vandals have killed thousands of dollars worth of exotic fish after torching a pet shop in Sydney.
Fire and Rescue NSW were called to the store on The Great Western Highway at Emu Plains just before 10.00pm on Monday.
After extinguishing a blaze inside the shop, police discovered that the business had been broken into and dozens of fish tanks had been smashed, killing hundreds of tropical and freshwater fish.
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It’s understood one tank alone contained fish valued at a whopping $10,000.
A crime scene has since been established and investigations are ongoing.