Police appeal for aid to catch arsonists

ARSONISTS destroyed more than 2,000 bales of straw at Mepal. The fire happened in Chatteris Road between 10pm and 10.20pm on Thursday, April 5, but details have only just been released. Pc Gary Loth, from Ely Police Station, said: I am appealing for anyo

ARSONISTS destroyed more than 2,000 bales of straw at Mepal. The fire happened in Chatteris Road between 10pm and 10.20pm on Thursday, April 5, but details have only just been released.

Pc Gary Loth, from Ely Police Station, said: "I am appealing for anyone with information about who started this fire to contact police.

"As well as the obvious risks involving fire, this blaze was also financially very damaging."

Contact PC Loth on 0845 456 4564, or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.


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