Man arrested after suspected arson attack on flats in Didcot

Police were called to the building on Friday night Credit: OFRS

A 21 year old man is being questioned after a suspected arson at a block of flats at Harrier Drive, Didcot.

At around 11.20pm on Friday night officers were called to reports of a house fire at a block of flats in Harrier Drive.

Fire services rescued one man from the scene, he was treated by paramedics but did not go to hospital.

No one else was hurt as a result of the incident.

“We are carrying out a thorough investigation into this incident, and we are making enquiries, however I would also ask anyone who believes they may have information relevant to this incident to come forward and contact us.

Det Sgt Roger Lamboll, CID