Police were called to Waitrose in Storrington yesterday (Wednesday April 29) after reports a woman was doused in inflammable liquid and suffered a cut.
Officers and ambulance services were called the store in Old Mill Square just before 3pm.
Police said a 52-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted arson with intent to endanger life and actual bodily harm.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information about it is asked to email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 101 quoting serial 822 of 29/04.
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