Three teenage boys from Stevenage and Letchworth arrested in connection with Two Chimneys pub fire

Three teenage boys have been arrested after a fire at the site of the Two Chimneys pub in Letchworth

Three teenage boys have been arrested after a fire at the site of the Two Chimneys pub in Letchworth destroyed an outhouse. - Credit: Archant

Three teenage boys have been arrested in connection with a suspected arson at the Two Chimneys pub in Letchworth, police have confirmed today.

The Two Chimneys pub in Letchworth, where there was a fire in an outbuilding on December 4.

The Two Chimneys pub in Letchworth, where there was a fire in an outbuilding on December 4. - Credit: Archant

A 15-year-old from Stevenage, as well as a 15-year-old and 16-year-old both from Letchworth have been arrested after an outbuilding at the pub in Stotfold Road went up in flames at around 5.45pm on Sunday, December 4.

The blaze at the Two Chimneys pub outhouse in Letchworth.

The blaze at the Two Chimneys pub outhouse in Letchworth. - Credit: Archant

Fortunately nobody was hurt, but the pub itself was evacuated and the outbuilding destroyed.

The three boys have been released on police bail and are due to return to Stevenage Police Station in January.