Blaze at derelict house suspected to be arson

Police are appealing for witnesses
Police are appealing for witnesses

Police are appealing for witnesses after a derelict house was set on fire in Millbrook on Monday (4 May).

The incident happened between 5.30pm and 5.50pm, in Station Lane.

PC Sean Clark said: “We do believe this fire was started intentionally and would like to speak to anyone who witnessed any suspicious activity at the time.

“In particular we’re keen to speak to anyone who witnessed a group of young people aged around 14 who were seen leaving the house at around 5.30pm.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact PC Clarke on 101, text 07786 200 011, or call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.