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Man still under investigation for suspected arson in Hemsby

PUBLISHED: 16:31 30 April 2019 | UPDATED: 16:31 30 April 2019

A man in his 20s was arrested for suspected arson after a car was set on fire in Hemsby on Sunday (March 17). Picture: Submitted.

A man in his 20s was arrested for suspected arson after a car was set on fire in Hemsby on Sunday (March 17). Picture: Submitted.

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An investigation into suspected arson in a Norfolk village is ongoing.

A man in his 20s was arrested after a car was found burning in Hemsby on March 17. Picture: Archant.A man in his 20s was arrested after a car was found burning in Hemsby on March 17. Picture: Archant.

On March 17 police were called to Hemsby following reports that a car had been set on fire.

The vehicle had been abandoned at the junction of Ormesby Road and Yarmouth Road.

A man in his 20s was arrested the following day on suspicion of criminal damage and possession of a class A drug.

He was released and is still under investigation, police have said.

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One fire engine from Martham had attended the scene and put out the blaze.


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