Men bailed after Peterborough arson arrests

Two men arrested on suspicion of arson after a blaze at a Peterborough house have been bailed by police.

Tuesday, 11th September 2018, 4:14 pm
Updated Tuesday, 11th September 2018, 4:23 pm
The scene of the fire

The men were arrested following the fire at Cherry Tree Grove, Dogsthorpe at 3am yesterday (Monday).

A woman and two young children were taken to hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation.

The men were arrested on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life and taken to Thorpe Wood Police Station for questioning.

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Today, a police spokesman confirmed they had been released on bail until October 8.

Anyone with information should call Cambridgeshire police on 101, or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.