Police appeal after car set on fire in Eastbourne


Police are appealing for witnesses after a car was set on fire in Eastbourne.

The Volkswagen Passat was set alight between 2am and 3am on Wednesday (December 18) in Collier Close.

PC Jon Attfield said, “A vehicle with a loud exhaust was heard in the immediate area during the time of the fire and we would like to speak with the driver, who may have information that will assist the investigation.

“We would also like to speak to anyone who was in the area at the time and could have seen or heard something that could help us.”

Anyone with information should call 101 quoting serial 99 of 18/12, email 101@sussex.pnn.police.uk or call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.