In just five days, a business was shot at and a fire broke out. Now, police have started a strike force to get to the bottom of the two incidents.
Strike Force Kularoo was established by the Hume Police District to investigate and is appealing for anyone with information or dashcam footage following the separate incidents in Jugiong, in the Southern Tablelands to come forward.
About 2am on September 6, a single shot was allegedly fired into the front door of a business on Riverside Drive, Jugiong.
Police attended the scene and established a crime scene, seizing several items for forensic examination.
About 12.50am on Tuesday, police responded to reports of a fire at the same business on Riverside Drive, Jugiong.
Some structures to the rear of the business were destroyed. No one was injured as a result of the blaze.
Police are calling for anyone with dashcam footage or CCTV in or around the Jugiong area, including anyone travelling on the Hume Highway in the vicinity of those times, to contact Yass Police Station on 6226 9399 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
Inquiries are continuing.