Daytime arson attack on large tree in Huntingdon

PUBLISHED: 12:38 20 August 2014 | UPDATED: 12:38 20 August 2014

Firefighters were called to the incident yesterday afternoon.

Firefighters were called to the incident yesterday afternoon.

Cambs Fire & Rescue Service

Arsonists targeted a large tree on a Huntingdon playing field.

A crew from the town was called to the field off Stoney Close at 2.50pm yesterday (Tuesday).

They extinguished the flames using a hose reel before returning to base by 3.15pm.

INFORMATION: Call police on 101, or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.

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