Mount Gambier home targeted in daylight arson attack

A MOLOTOV cocktail was thrown at a property in Mount Gambier on Monday, causing damage to furniture on the verandah and prompting police to seek information from the community.

At around 1pm, the home-made weapon was thrown at the house, which started a fire on the front verandah, causing damage to a table and chairs.

Fortunately for occupants of the home, the fire did not spread any further.

Limestone Coast Police officer in charge Superintendent Grant Moyle said police were still investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident.

“I understand it was a home-made item with a flammable liquid inside in a glass container, with


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