01/02/2017 Stockton

Appeal For Witnesses Following Suspected Arson Attack In Stockton

Police are appealing for information after a suspected arson attack at a property on Westbourne Street in Stockton.

The incident occurred on Friday 27th January at 7:30pm.

As a result of the fire the 40-year-old occupant of the house was taken to the University Hospital of North Tees where he was treated for smoke inhalation.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or anyone with information is asked to contact PC Neil Chisholm on the non-emergency number 101, Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.