23 November, 2022
Lowood man charged over burnt vehicles at police station
IPSWICH detectives have charged a 40-year-old Lowood man following the alleged arson at the Lowood Police Station on November 2.
It will be alleged the man entered the grounds of the station at 11.58pm and deliberately set fire to three police vehicles parked behind the station (pictured), causing more than $350,000 in damages.
The man has been charged with one count each of arson, endangering particular property by fire, breach of bail, possessing drug utensils and urinating in a public place.
He has been refused bail and will appear in the Ipswich Magistrates Court this Thursday.