Four arrested following Horsham arson

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Four people, including three juveniles, have been arrested on suspicion of arson following a house fire in Horsham on Sunday evening (September 2).

Firefighters were called to the property in Melksham Close shortly after 8.30pm and alerted police when they became suspicious of the cause of the fire, which was concentrated around a door.

No-one was in the house at the time and nobody was injured.

Witnesses or anyone with information can contact Sussex Police on 101 quoting serial 1535 of 02/09. Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

A 19-year-old man, two 14-year-old boys and a 16-year-old boy, all from Horsham, were arrested on suspicion of arson. They have been bailed until October 28.