Car torched in late-night arson attack

Published: 9 May 2012 10:15

POLICE are investigating a suspected arson attack in Whitley after a car was torched in the early hours of today.

Firefighters from Whitley Wood, alerted by neighbours in Barnsdale Road at 1.15am, found the Audi TT convertible ablaze in a driveway and recovered a petrol can underneath the car. They were at the scene for 45 minutes and watch manager Dan Smith said: "It looks like it was started deliberately."

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