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Ironville fire being investigated as arson

Posted on 5th December 2018

Police are appealing for witnesses after a fire caused damage to an outbuilding of a house on Deepdale.

At around 10pm on Tuesday, November 20, Derbyshire Fire & Rescue were called to reports of a fire in an outbuilding adjoining a porch to the rear of a house.

The fire was contained to the outbuilding and porch area.

Officers are investigating the fire as arson and would like anyone with any information to come forward.

If you saw anything suspicious, or have any information which may assist with our enquiries, please get in touch using one of the following non-emergency contact methods.

Please quote the reference number 18000562549 and the name of the officer in the case, DC David Oldfield, in any correspondence.

You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999.

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