Police hunt South Yorkshire arsonists

EARLY-morning call for the police to Victoria Road, Kirkby.
EARLY-morning call for the police to Victoria Road, Kirkby.
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Investigations are underway into a series of arson attacks across South Yorkshire.

This week firefighters have dealt with a Subaru which was torched on Effingham Road, Attercliffe, Sheffield; a wheelie bin set alight in woods off Fenton Road, Kimberworth, Rotherham and a recycling bin fired behind the former Poundstretcher store on Laithes Crescent Athersley, Barnsley.

They also dealt with trees set on fire in woods off Overend Way, Gleadless Valley, Sheffield, and a Mazda torched on Archdale Close, Manor, Sheffield.

Witnesses to any of the incidents or anyone with information about the culprits should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.

Crimestoppers can also be contacted anonymously, on 0800 555111.