Fires at 1pm suspicious

ARSON and explosive squad detectives and Wodonga police are investigating two suspicious fires in Yackandandah and Wooragee this week.

Police said the first fire occurred on the Yackandandah-Wodonga Road, near Osbornes Road, at about 1pm on Wednesday. The fire burnt an acre of grassland.

The second fire burnt an acre of grassland and serveral trees on McGuiness Lane in Wooragee on Thursday, again at 1pm.

Anyone with information should phone Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.