Suspected arson attack destroys car in York – Did you see anything?

15 Dec 2020 @ 4.26 pm
| News

A car was gutted by fire in York – and police suspect it was an arson attack.

Members of the public found the Ford Fiesta alight on Minster View in Wigginton.

It happened yesterday (Monday, 14 December) between 8.30am and 8.45am

A fire crew from York put out the blaze, but not before it had caused “50% fire damage to the engine compartment and exterior”.

Police are appealing to anyone who was in the area on Monday morning and saw any suspicious activity to contact them.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police.

north-yorkshire-police-logo-25How to help the police

Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for PC William Leah
Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
Email PC Leah here
Quote reference number 12200229405