Suspicious fire at BOP premises
Investigations are underway into a suspicious fire in the Bay of Plenty.
A police spokesperson says emergency services were called to the fire at a commercial property on Liverpool Street, Kawerau, at 5am.
Fire and Emergency New Zealand northern fire communications shift manager Carren Larking says the fire was a small building fire at the front of a shop.
Fire investigators are working to determine the cause of the blaze.