Arson attack at Eastbourne park

Fire crews attended a ‘deliberate’ blaze last night at an Eastbourne park.

Thursday, 15th April 2021, 9:23 am
Updated Thursday, 15th April 2021, 2:09 pm

According to East Sussex Fire & Rescue, at 10.31pm on April 14 crews were called to attend Larkspur Drive following reports of a fire in the open area of Shinewater Park.

Firefighters from Eastbourne attended and used one hose reel jet to extinguish a fire in a small area of grassland, crews said.

The service said the cause was deemed as deliberate and the incident was handed over to Sussex Police.

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