Small digger worth £100,000 set alight in East Cambridgeshire arson attack

A small digger, similar to the one pictured, was set on fire in an arson attack near Haddenham last

A small digger, similar to the one pictured, was set on fire in an arson attack near Haddenham last night (September 20). Picture: YOUTUBE - Credit: Archant

A small digger worth £100,000 was set alight in an arson attack in East Cambridgeshire last night.

The mini excavator was set on fire at around 8.15pm in a field in Hill Row Causeway, near Haddenham.

Police officers would like to speak to anyone with information or anyone that was in the area at the time of the incident.

A spokesman for Cambridgeshire Constabulary said: “At about 8.15pm a Takeuchi digger worth £100,000 was set on fire in a field in Hill Row Causeway.

“Officers are keen to speak to anyone who was in the area at the time and may have seen anything suspicious.


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“Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 quoting 35/31607/18 or report online at: www.cambs.police.uk/report.

“Alternatively call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111 or visit: www.crimestoppers-uk.org.”

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