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Arson, Plymouth

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Appeal for witnesses

Police are appealing for information following reports of arson in Plymouth.

The fire service were called to Cheriton close, West Park, at around 2.35am on Monday 31 August 2020 following reports of a vehicle fire.

Investigating officer, PC Renshaw said: “In the early hours of 31 August a car was located on fire in Cheriton Close. 

“Enquires have been ongoing and the cause of the fire is believed to be arson.

“I’m keen to hear from anyone who was in the area of Ringmore Way, Cheriton Close and Crownhill Road between 2.25am and 2.45am on 31 August.

“I’m also keen to hear from anyone who was driving the area at the time and may have dash cam footage or witnessed anything that may be relevant.

“I’d ask anyone with any information which may assist this investigation to contact police.”

Anyone who witnessed the incident and anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 quoting CR/072746/20.

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