Arson investigation launched after two cars destroyed on Peterborough street

Police have launched an arson investigation after two cars were destroyed on a Peterborough street.

Wednesday, 12th December 2018, 4:15 pm
Updated Wednesday, 9th January 2019, 8:20 am

The cars were torched in Summerfield Road, Millfield, with police called to the scene after midnight.

A police spokesman said: “We’re investigating this incident as an arson. It was reported at about 12.38am today by the fire service. It appears two cars were set alight using lighter fluid and have been both destroyed.

“Anyone with information should call police on 101 quoting 35/51673/18 or visit

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