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Arson arrests after blaze in Arley

Two boys have been arrested on suspicion of arson following a fire at a sports and social club in Arley.

A blaze broke out at Arley Sports and Social Club in Oak Avenue between 7.30pm and 7.52pm on Friday 25 May.

Warwickshire Police has confirmed that a 14-year-old boy from Atherstone and 16-year-old boy from Hinckley have been arrested in connection with the fire, which is being treated as arson.

They have since been released under investigation.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information that could help police with their enquiries should call 101 and quote incident 441 of 25 May 2018. Alternatively, information can be provided anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org

 

Posted by Sam Cook, Communications Officer

Published 30/05/18