POLICE are investigating a house fire which destroyed a home on George Street in Rockhampton overnight.
About 11.25 last night police patrolling the area came across the house, which was well alight.
No occupants were home at the time of the fire.
A crime scene has been set up and scientific officers will conduct a scene examination today.
Police are treating the fire as suspicious at this stage.
Anyone with information which could assist police with their investigations should contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.