TWO cars were torched by arsonists in St Neots this morning (Tuesday).

Firefighters from St Neots were called to a car on fire in Ridgeway, Eynesbury, at 1.35am. When they arrived they discover two cars were burning in "close proximity" to a garage.

A fire service spokesman said there was slight heat damage to the adjacent garage. The cause of the fire is deliberate.

The fire crew returned to their base at 3.10am.

INFORMATION: Anyone with information should call Cambridgeshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.