police issue appeal after suspected 'arson' attack
have appealed for witnesses after a suspected arson attack in
Burnham-On-Sea during the early hours of yesterday (Tuesday).
fire service was initially called to Chichester Close at 12.32am
after reports of a fire alarm activating.
the crew was on their way to the scene, the fire service received
a second call informing them that there was a fire within the
laundry building and a further two fire engines from Bridgwater
crew confirmed that this was a small fire within a laundry building
at the premises which was detached from the main building,"
a spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com. "Crews
got to work fighting the fire using a hose reel jet and two sets
of breathing apparatus."
cause was believed to be deliberate as there were signs of forced
entry and the police were called."
Police have appealed for any witnesses who saw suspicious activity
in the area to contact the non-emergency police number 101.