Man charged following house fire - Currarong, near Nowra

Thursday, 06 April 2017 10:48:52 AM

A man has been charged following a house fire in the Shoalhaven yesterday.

About 7pm (Wednesday 5 April 2017), emergency services were called to Yalwal Street, Currarong, about 30km south east of Nowra, following reports of a house fire.

No-one was injured but the house was totally destroyed.

A 44-year-old man was arrested at the scene and was taken to Nowra Police Station.

He was charged with damage property by fire and refused bail to appear at Nowra Local Court today (Thursday 6 April 2017).