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Witnesses sought after arson attack in Killamarsh

Posted on 4th January 2019
Killamarsh Arson Beech Crescent

Detectives investigating an arson attack in Killamarsh are appealing for witnesses to come forward with information.

The incident took place at around 4am on New Year’s Day in Beech Crescent – two men were seen to throw what is believed to be a petrol bomb at a white Range Rover Evoque which then set alight.

The Range Rover was completely destroyed with the fire damaging another vehicle parked on the drive along with the front of the house.

Two people inside the property managed to escape unharmed.

Were you in the area at the time of the incident? Do you remember seeing anything suspicious at the time? Have you got any dashcam footage or CCTV that may help identify those involved?

Anyone with information that may assist with our enquiries should get in touch using one of the following non-emergency contact methods.

Please quote the reference number 18000634277 and the name of the officer in the case, DC Garner, in any correspondence.

  • Facebook – send us a private message to /DerbyshireConstabulary
  • Twitter – direct message our contact centre on @DerPolContact
  • Website – complete the online contact form www.derbyshire.police.uk/Contact-Us.
  • Phone – call us on 101.

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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