Police appeal for information after arson in Ramsey

One crew from Chatteris, one crew from Huntingdon and the water carrier from Ramsey arrived to find

One crew from Chatteris, one crew from Huntingdon and the water carrier from Ramsey arrived to find a well-developed fire in a large wooden building. - Credit: Archant

Arsonists torched a building in Great Whyte, Ramsey last night (Thursday).

Firefighters extinguished the fire using three jets and one hose reel, before returning to their stations by 1.50am.

A spokesman for Cambridgeshire fire and rescue service said: “On Thursday (11) at 11.53pm, firefighters were called to a building fire on Great Whyte, Ramsey.

One crew from Chatteris, one crew from Huntingdon and the water carrier from Ramsey arrived to find a well-developed fire in a large wooden building.”

The cause of the fire was deliberate. Anyone with information should contact police by visiting www.cambs.police.uk to submit an online report or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.