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Police investigating a series of arson attacks in the Bungay area have arrested a man.

Officers made the arrest on Thursday 18 February with a 22 year old man arrested on suspicion of criminal damage – arson not endangering life and he was taken to Great Yarmouth Police investigation Centre for questioning. He was subsequently released under investigation pending further enquiries.

It follows a series of incidents in the Bungay area. One was reported on 2 February where bins were set alight in the Hillside Road West area, (crime number: 37/278/21) Queen’s Road area on 7 February where further bins were set alight (37/72059/20) and three incidents, also in the Queen’s Road area, on 6 December last year where three bins were also set alight. 37/70774/20 37/70762/20 37/70726/20

Police are still keen to speak to anyone who may have information.  They should contact Lowestoft police, quoting the relevant crime number.

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