Man charged with attempted murder after Ferryhill fire

The home in Ferryhill, County Durham Credit: ITV News

A man has been charged with attempted murder following a fire in Ferryhill in County Durham.

Daniel John McCardle, 27, of Sunderland, is due to appear at Newton Aycliffe Magistrates’ Court this morning, 21st August.

The charge follows a fire at a property in Magdalene Place on July 29th, where police believe a car was used in an arson attack leaving a man seriously injured.

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