Arsonists set sheds on fire in St Neots

ARSONISTS torched a number of sheds on fire in St Neots on Saturday night (July 14).

Firefighters arrived at the back garden of a house in Pope Road, Eynesbury, just before 11.30pm and found a range of sheds and outbuildings engulfed by flames.

The buildings contained seven gas cylinders and petrol, among other items. Firefighters cooled the cylinders and removed them to safety.

The crews were back at base by 2.30am. The cause of fire was deliberate.

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