Police investigating suspected Te Puke arson
Police are investigating a suspected arson in Te Puke this morning.
A car was found on fire on Kaituna River Road at about 6am.
Firefighers arrived to find the vehicle engulfed in flames.
Police were called to the scene at 6.15am.
A police spokesperson says the vehicle was stolen.
"This was a stolen car found set alight. Police are following up."
Anyone with information about the crime can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
People can also report non-emergency information to the police's 105 number.