Arson attacks in Haverhill prompt appeal from police

Police are appealing for witnesses or information after a fire at a house in Haverhill and two other arson incidents.

A garden fence, a garage door and the roof of a van parked at a home in Wratting Road were all damaged.

The incident happened between 2.50am and 5am on Saturday, June 18, and officers would like anyone who witnessed anything to contact Suffolk Police, quoting crime reference 37/38092/22.

Police are also investigating two other arson attacks in the same area but they are not linking them with the latest blaze at this stage.

Both other fires took place on Monday, June 13 – one in Francis Close, Haverhill, saw a shrub fire spread to a garden fence panel at around 8pm. The other involved a fire at a building site in Haverhill Road, Little Wratting, at 6.35pm. A hi-vis jacket was set alight and paint thrown at a door.

If you have any information on these incidents please contact police, quoting crime references 37/36578/22 (Francis Close) and 37/36584/22 (Haverhill Road).

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