Stolen car is set alight in Ashmont

POLICE are investigating after a car was stolen from an Ashmont property and set alight on Sunday night.

The owner reported the car stolen from their Bulolo Street address that evening, and it was discovered on fire just over 100 metres up the street in a reserve at 9.40pm. 

Wagga police Inspector Peter McLay said investigations continue into who is behind the theft and fire, and whether there is any link with the torching of a van parked outside Wagga boat club on Saturday morning.

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