Stolen car torched

WELLINGTON Crime Investigation Unit is investigating a car fire at Munro about 3am Wednesday.

The car was allegedly stolen from a residential property in Coongulla between January 26 and February 1.

Police and the Munro CFA were called to the scene.

Police said some fire fighting items were stolen from the Munro CFA fire station between the late hours of Tuesday night and early morning Wednesday and are investigating a possible link between the two incidents.

People with information are urged to phone Wellington Crime Investigation Unit on 5143 5000 or to remain anonymous, phone Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.