Grass, fencing and bales set alight in Wimblington was arson, says Cambs fire service

PUBLISHED: 17:15 15 April 2019

Fire in the open at Wimblington Saturday was arson, says Cambs fire service. Picture; CFRS

Fire in the open at Wimblington Saturday was arson, says Cambs fire service. Picture; CFRS

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Grass, fencing and bales were deliberately set alight in Wimblington on Saturday evening.

Fire crews from March arrived just after 7pm to tackle the fire on Blue Lane in Wimblington.

A fire service spokesman said: “We found a fire in the open involving grass, fencing and bales.

“We extinguished the fire using a hose reel and returned to our station by 8.45pm.”

The spokesman added: “The cause of the fire was deliberate.”

Anyone with information should contact police by visiting www.cambs.police.uk to submit an online report or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.


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