Six arrested after suspected arson in Leamington


Warwickshire Police are appealing for information after a fire in a property on Westlea Road in Leamington Spa yesterday (Thursday 8 January 2015) at about 4am.

Damage was caused to the kitchen area of the property. A 22-year-old man sustained minor injuries and was taken to Warwick hospital as a precaution.

Six men aged 21, 22, 26, 28, and two aged 35, all from Leamington, have been arrested on suspicion of arson.

The men have been released on bail to return to Warwickshire Justice Centre in Leamington on Monday February 9.

Anyone who has any information about this incident is urged to contact investigating officer 9353 Ian Shepherd at Warwickshire Police on non-emergency number 101 quoting incident number 23 of 8 January 2015.

Alternatively you can give information without giving your name by calling Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or by visiting their website