Van clue after arson attack

PUBLISHED: 11:03 15 February 2008 | UPDATED: 08:20 02 June 2010

POLICE are appealing for information after arsonists started four fires in the ground floor of a Fenland property. Carpet, furniture and curtains were smoke-damaged and one room was structurally damaged. The incident happened on Thursday January 31 betwee

POLICE are appealing for information after arsonists started four fires in the ground floor of a Fenland property.

Carpet, furniture and curtains were smoke-damaged and one room was structurally damaged.

The incident happened on Thursday January 31 between 9.30am and 12.55pm in Mill Rigg, in Upwell.

Det Con Trish Cooper, of Norfolk Constabulary, said: "We are particular keen to speak to the driver of a dark red van seen at about 9.10am that was parked nearby prior to the incident.

"The driver was described as a white man, of chunky build with very short or shaven hair."

Call 0845 4564567 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 with information.


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