28/10/2016 Hartlepool

Appeal for Witnesses Following Suspected Arson Attack in Hartlepool

Police are appealing for information after a suspected arson attack on Sandringham Road in Hartlepool.

The incident occurred in the early hours of Saturday 22nd October when a silver Vauxhall Astra was set alight.

A 48-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of arson and has been released on bail pending further enquiries.

No one was injured as a result of the incident.

Anyone who may have witnessed what happened is asked to contact PC Richie Porritt on the non-emergency number 101, Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.