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Fire sparked at Auckland home by Molotov cocktail

A house in the Auckland suburb of Glen Innes was evacuated in the early hours this morning due to a blaze caused by a 'fire bomb'. 

Police and fire services were called to a house on Tosca Lane around 2.24am. 

The fire started when a Molotov cocktail was thrown at the property, causing damage to the front of the house. 

No injuries have been reported. 

The ‘fire bomb’ was thrown into the Glen Innes property in the early hours of this morning, emergency services said. Source: 1 NEWS