Police in Crewe appeal for witnesses following arson incident Date published: 3rd July 2017 1.34pm

Police are appealing for witnesses following a fire at a house in Crewe.

At 12.30am on 3 July 2017 two masked men were seen setting fire to the front door of a house in Wistaston Road causing damage to the door.

The occupant, a woman in her 20s, was not injured.

DS Steve Smith from Crewe CID said: “This was a deliberate act which could have had very serious consequences. Thankfully the occupant was able to escape unharmed. I would urge anyone with information to contact us so that we can find those responsible and bring them to justice. “

Anyone with information should contact Cheshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 32 of 3 July 2017.

Alternatively information can be given anonymously by contacting Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.