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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about a vehicle arson in Skipton.
Officers responded to a report of a vehice on fire at the junction of Shortbank Road and Greatwood Avenue in Skipton at around 3.45am on 13 November.
On arrival it was found a second vehicle had been set alight at the junction of Shortbank Road and Hurrs Road.
A shed had also been set alight at an address on Hurrs Road.
A 25-year-old man was arrested near the scene on suspicion of arson. He has subsequently been released on bail.
Officers are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident.
In particular, they are appealing for witnesses who may have seen anything suspicious in the area or anyone CCTV of the incident.
Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for DC 172 Matthew Reeve. You can also email [email protected]
If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111. Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12210240712
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