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$50,000 reward for bar fire arsonist

WA Police is offering a $50,000 reward for information leading to the identification of the arsonist behind a fire that gutted a restaurant at West Morley last month.

Arson Squad detectives continue to seek assistance from the public for information about a fire at the shisha bar and restaurant on Walter Road on Wednesday, 23 September.

Police say that just before 3am, Police and Department of Fire and Emergency Services were called to reports of a fire at the premises.

The fire caused extensive damage to the building, with owners estimating the damage bill at $150,000.

The cause of the fire is being treated as suspicious.

Arson Squad detectives wish to speak to anyone who saw any suspicious activity in the area and ask anyone with dash-cam or CCTV vision of the area around the time of the fire to come forward.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au.  Callers may remain anonymous if they wish.

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