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Witnesses sought following car arson

Posted on 21st June 2017

Witnesses to an arson attack on a car in Oakwood are being asked to come forward and speak to officers.

Sometime between 10pm on Friday, June 16 and 4pm the next day, someone smashed the window of a Vauxhall Corsa parked in Northacre Road.

They poured petrol through and set it alight.

A 52-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of arson and released under investigation while inquiries continue.

Witnesses or anyone with information should call DC Karen Horner on 101, quoting reference 17000255184.

Alternatively, send her a message online by visiting the Contact Us section of our website www.derbyshire.police.uk/Contact-Us.

You can also call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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