Moorbel Rural Fire Brigade Shed Arson Attack


The NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) and NSW Police are investigating the deliberate destruction of a Rural Fire Brigade station and two fire trucks at Cabonne, in the state's central west.

The Moorbel Rural Fire Brigade shed was ransacked and set alight by unknown persons overnight. 

An initial investigation indicates forced entry to the station, the theft of several items and arson. 

Both the station and the fire trucks were destroyed as a result of the fire. 

The NSW RFS Canobolas Zone and Cabonne Council are making arrangements so that the Moorbel volunteer firefighters can continue providing fire protection to their local community. 

Anyone with information about this incident should contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.