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Five evacuated after suspicious Aberdeen fire

Two adults and three children were evacuated from a building after a suspicious fire in Aberdeen.

The blaze happened at a house on Printfield Walk at about 0200 BST on Wednesday.

Grampian Police said the incident was being treated as suspicious and appealed for information.

Det Insp Norman Stevenson said: "While thankfully no-one was injured there could easily have been far more serious consequences."

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