Suspicious fires in Murray Bridge on February 13

Local police are investigating three fires, considered suspicious, lit around Murray Bridge last night.

Police and Metropolitan Fire Service crews attended the first blaze lit in a charity bin on Railway Terrace around 6.10pm.

Goods inside the bin were damaged as a result.

Just ten minutes later, a brush fence fire was reported on Flavel Terrace and a small grass fire reported on Ida Street.

Police reported that a quick thinking neighbour extinguished the grass fire before it spread.

Police are asking anyone with information on the fires to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at