Police launch investigations into arson attacks in South Yorkshire

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Investigations are underway into a number of arson attacks in South Yorkshire.

A mattress and sofa left outside on Colley Avenue, Parson Cross, Sheffield, were set alight along with conifers on an allotment on Tinker Lane, Hoyland, Barnsley.

In the early hours of Monday, two wheelie bins were torched on Derby Place, Heeley and a pile of wood chippings from recently felled trees were set alight on Penistone Road North, Hillsborough.

A Vauxhall Corsa was torched near to Morrisons on Penistone Road. Hillsborough and a bin store was set on fire on Moorland Road, Gleadless Valley, Sheffield.

Anyone with information on the culprits should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.