Firefighters called to another arson attack on street plagued by vandals

Firefighters have been called out to another arson attack on a Sheffield street plagued by vandals.

Thursday, 8th November 2018, 12:16 pm
Updated Thursday, 8th November 2018, 12:19 pm
Firefighters and police officers were called to Tinsley on Bonfire Night

They dealt with a skip set alight in Lifford Street, Tinsley, at 8.50pm yesterday.

Firefighters and police officers were called to Tinsley on Bonfire Night

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

The arson attack came three days after another skip fire on the same street and a week after a house was set alight when a firework was hurled through a bedroom window.

Read More

Read More
Reward of £5,000 still available in police hunt for man wanted over Sheffield ...

While firefighters were tackling the house blaze, in a property where six children live, they were attacked by yobs armed with fireworks and eggs.

On Bonfire Night, firefighters called to Tinsley to deal with a series of other arson attacks received a police escort.

CCTV footage from cameras fitted to fire engines is being examined in a bid to identify culprits.