Police investigation launched after Letchworth arson attack

Police are investigating after an arson attack in Letchworth

Police are investigating after an arson attack in Letchworth - Credit: Archant

An arson attack that damaged a shed yesterday (Sunday) is being investigated by police.

Police and fire services attended a house on Glebe Road, Letchworth GC at 12.51pm on Sunday after there were reports of a fire.

Fire crews isolated the fire, which had been started in a shed at the bottom of the house’s garden, and extinguished it by 1.30pm.

Herts Police said they are treating the incident as arson.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Hertfordshire Constabulary on the non-emergency number 101 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, citing crime reference G2/14/302.