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Eastbourne car fires being treated as arson

Alert message sent 23/04/2019 13:48:00

Information sent on behalf of Sussex Police

Tuesday 23rd April 2019

Police are appealing for witnesses following two car fires in Eastbourne, which are suspected to have been caused deliberately.

Officers were called to Oulton Close about 3.55am on Tuesday (23 April) and on arrival the vehicles – both Volvos – were well alight.

Firefighters attended shortly afterwards and the fires were extinguished. The incident is being treated as arson.

Police are seeking witnesses, or anyone with CCTV in the area which may have captured the incident.

Anyone with any information is urged to report it online or call 101, quoting serial 133 of 23/04.

You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or report it online. 

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Jeremy Glew-Deval (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden)

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