Police have issued an update on the fire at The Star Inn restaurant in Harome
It started just before 10.15pm on Wednesday 24 November last year (2021)
Following the fire, investigators examined the scene and at the time concluded that someone had started it deliberately.
They still believe that is the case.
Today they released this statement:
“Investigations are continuing into the fire at The Star Inn restaurant in Harome.
“It is believed the fire was started deliberately.
“A man was interviewed in connection with the incident and was released under investigation.
“Enquiries are ongoing.”
Police are urging anyone with information about this incident to contact them. Please call North Yorkshire Police on 101, quoting reference 12210248468
You can also pass information to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or go to their website www.crimestoppers-uk.org