LATEST: Bungalow burned down in Saltfleetby

AN UNOCCUPIED bungalow in Main Road, Saltfleetby was set alight by arsonists on Sunday shortly after midnight.

Police and fire crews attended the blaze which had caused substantial damage to the roof of the property.

DS Andy Harwood from Louth CID, said: “This fire is being treated as a deliberate ignition and we are examining any links between this incident and other suspicious fires in the Louth area recently. At this stage, it is not possible to say whether the same offender is responsible for all the arson attacks so we keep an open mind and appeal to the public to pass on any information they may have.”

Anyone who saw suspicious activity in the area of the B1200 Main Road, Saltfleetby overnight between Saturday and Sunday, is asked to contact Louth CID on 0300 111 0300 or call Crime Stoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

l See more on this story in the next issue of the Leader – out Wednesday, January 19.