Police Arrest Man After Death In Deer Park

Police have arrested a man after the discovery of another man’s body, at a house fire, in Deer Park this morning.

Emergency services were called to reports of a house fire on Station Street about 2.30am.

The deceased man, who is yet to be formally identified, was located inside the property.

A 43-year-old Deer Park man is currently assisting police with enquiries.

Both the death and the fire have been deemed suspicious and a crime scene has been established.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au

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