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Police appeal for witnesses after fire damages car in Heanor

Posted on 25th October 2018
Heanor Ray Street arson 18000504531

We’re appealing for witnesses to a fire in Heanor which caused significant damage.

Derbyshire Fire & Rescue were called to the blaze in an alleyway to the rear of Ray Street at around 3am on Saturday, October 20.

The fire is believed to have started between a parked car and a garage. The car – a blue Mazda 6 – and the garage suffered extensive fire damage. Several fence panels, a shed and contents and a summer house were also affected.

The fire is being treated as arson.

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 18000504531 and the name of the officer in the case, PC Matt Copeland, 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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