UPDATE: Gardaí Launch Investigation Following Fire At Blackpool Barber Shop
Emergency services were called to the scene in the early hours of this morning.
Fire crews from Anglesea Street and Ballyvolane responded to reports of a fire at House of Handsome barbers on the Redforge Road at 4:45am.
The fire was brought under control and crews returned to base at 5:30.
There are no reports of any injuries.
Garda Press have told RedFM News that the scene is currently being preserved for a technical examination later this morning.
It follows a fire at the neighbouring 3 Degrees Hair salon a week and a half ago.
Gardaí are investigating that fire as a possible arson however Gardaí are not linking the two incidents.
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