Detectives investigate suspicious house fire in Ararat
Northern Grampians Crime Investigation Unit detectives are investigating if a suspicious fire at an Ararat home is linked to an earlier fire.
Emergency services were called to the Barkly Street property and found it well alight on Saturday at about 1.15am.
The fire was extinguished and there was no damage caused to neighbouring properties.
A crime scene was established and an arson chemist examined the area deemed the fire had been deliberately lit.