Police launch hunt after Upwell arson

PUBLISHED: 10:35 06 August 2014 | UPDATED: 10:35 06 August 2014

Norfolk Police

Norfolk Police

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Police are on the hunt for an arsonist after a pile of wood was set on fire in Upwell yesterday.

Between 4pm and 5pm, a premises off March Riverside in Upwell was targeted.

The blaze caused damage to the door of a barn close by.

Officers would like to speak to anyone with further information regarding this incident.

Contact PC Bruce Woods at Downham Market Police Station on 101 or alternatively call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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