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MAN TO FACE COURT AFTER HOUSE FIRE

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A house fire in Barmera last week has been attributed to an electrical fault from a hydroponic cannabis set-up.

Friday morning crews were called to the house on Thiele Road,  following reports of a fire.

Crews were able to put out the fire, however the house was severely damaged.

As a result of further investigations A 49-year-old local man was reported for cultivating cannabis and will appear in court at a later date.

Police ask that anyone with information to call crime stoppers on 1800 333 000

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