CCTV footage released in ongoing arsons investigation

Credit: Kent Police

Detectives investigating a number of suspected arson attacks in Kent have issued CCTV footage of a man they would like to speak to.

A series of suspicious fires were reported to police in December. The attacks damaged properties and parked vehicles across the Tonbridge area, including at Crabapple Road, Cannons Lane, Redbud Road and Medway Wharf Road.

As part of an ongoing investigation into the incidents a police appeal was issued on 23 December for any information which could help identify potential suspects.

Officers have now released CCTV footage of a man they believe can also help with their enquiries.

The footage is connected to an incident which occurred in Ashby Point, Walters Farm Road, at around 10.20pm on 23 December, 2016:

Anyone with information can contact the west Kent appeals line on 01622 604100, quoting reference YY/028098/16.

Alternatively, contact Kent Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.