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Police release pictures of cars destroyed in arson attack

It is believed that a Citroen C3 was deliberately set alight in Haverhill. Photo: Suffolk Police

Police hunting an arsonist in Suffolk have released pictures of the cars destroyed in the attack in Haverhill.

Police have issued the photographs of the three damaged vehicles in the hope it will prompt anyone with information to come forward.

It is thought a Citroen C3 was set alight and the first spread to two other cars. Credit: Suffolk Police

The incident took place at around 4am on Wednesday 6 April, in Chauntry Road, when the Fire Service were called to reports of three vehicles on fire.

It is believed that a Citroen C3 was deliberately set alight and the blaze then spread to a Jeep Cherokee and a Citroen Berlingo which were parked alongside the Citroen C3.

The fire also damaged the front of three houses, with the heat causing windows in these properties to crack.

The blaze in Chauntry Road, Haverhill spread to a Jeep Cherokee. Credit: Suffolk Police

Officers would like to hear from any witnesses who saw or heard any suspicious activity in the area.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Haverhill Police on 101 or to call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

The heat from the three cars set ablaze also damage the front of three houses. Credit: Suffolk Police