Police investigating Exeter arson attack appeal for witnesses

Police say they are investigating a suspected arson attack on a car in Newtown, Exeter.

Between the hours of 4am and 6am on Saturday (January 4), it is believed a piece of material was placed into the petrol tank of a blue Ford Focus.

The car was parked in a car park in St Matthew’s Close and set alight using accelerant.

Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

Anyone with information is urged to call 101 or email 101@dc.police.uk, quoting CR/000978/20.

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