Deprecated: Function session_register() is deprecated in /home/sites/ on line 88 Two men arrested over Worthing flat arson
 Current Threat Level in the UK SEVERE  Issued by

Forum Links

News Archive

Two men arrested over Worthing flat arson

  • 9-12-2012

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of starting a fire at a West Sussex flat which injured three people.

A man had to be taken to hospital and two women were treated at the scene following the blaze at a building in Rowlands Road, Worthing, on Sunday.

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus rescued the occupants and a dog following a search of the building.

Sussex Police said two local men were arrested on suspicion of arson with intent and released on bail.

A spokeswoman for the force said: "A rear bedroom within a bed-sit flat suffered extensive fire damage.

"Fire investigators and police scenes of crime officers have been examining the scene of the fire, which they are treating as suspicious."

She appealed for anyone with information about the fire to contact officers.

The injured man was taken to hospital after breathing in smoke while the women were treated by paramedics.

Read More...........
Reproduced under licence from BBC News © 2012 BBC

Email to Friend

Fill in the form below to send this news item to a friend:

Email to Friend
* Your Name:
* Your Email:
* Friend's Name:
* Friend's Email:
* Security Image:
Security Image Generate new
Copy the numbers and letters from the security image
* Message:

Forum Login

Please login or register to our forum.

IFPA Spopnsor
RIFA advert