Hunt for Fulwood arsonist after cars and homes damaged in Sharoe Green Lane

Posted on - 14th June, 2024 - 7:30pm | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Fulwood, Preston News, Sharoe Green
Pictures released by police in connection with the four incidents Pic: Preston Police

A spate of arsons in Fulwood have triggered a police appeal to find those responsible.

Preston Police have released three pictures in connection with the string of incidents running from mid-April through to this week.

The most recent incident, on Monday 10 June around 10.16pm, saw a brick and accelerant thrown through the window of a property in the Sharoe Green Lane area.

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The first incident took place on Friday 12 April around 6.40pm when fuel was poured over the back of a car and set alight.

On Monday 15 April at 7.05pm bricks were thrown at two other cars.

And on Monday 20 May at 9.30pm bricks were thrown through the rear windows of two cars which were then set slight.

A police spokesperson said: “The CCTV stills are from the first three incidents and while we acknowledge they are not of the highest quality; we are asking for anyone who thinks they recognises the people in them to get in contact.

“Also, if you have any information which can help the investigation, we ask you to get in touch.”

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 quoting log 1659 of 20 May 2024.

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