Household items left in street set alight in Sheffield suburb

Popple Street, Page Hall
Popple Street, Page Hall

A discarded mattress, bed base and rubbish left in a Sheffield street were set alight in an arson attack.

Firefighters were alerted to blaze in Popple Street, Page Hall, at 11.05pm yesterday.

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The issue of litter and flytipping on the streets of Page Hall is regularly raised as an issue by some residents in the suburb.

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Anyone with information about yesterday's fire should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.