17th Jun, 2019

Police appeal for witnesses after house fire

Harry Leach 31st Aug, 2018

REDDITCH Police are appealing for witnesses after a house fire last Saturday, August 18.

At around 8pm officers received a report of a property on fire in Dagnell End Road, Redditch.

Units attended to support firefighters from Hereford and Worcester Fire & Rescue Service which had sent two appliances.

The blaze was extinguished using hose reel jets and no injuries have been reported.

Safer Neighbourhood Officer Sam Cockburn of West Mercia Police said: “Fortunately no-one was injured in this incident, however substantial damage was caused to the property.

“We are still conducting enquiries to establish the full circumstances and are eager to speak to anyone who may have witnessed the incident or may have seen anything suspicious leading up to the fire starting.”

People with information can contact West Mercia Police on 101 quoting reference 726s of 18 August or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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