Man charged with two counts of arson


20 Sep 2021

A 26-year-old man has been charged in connection to two incidents that occurred in Beverley on Wednesday 8 September.

The man was charged with arson with intent to endanger life and arson with criminal damage in relation to two fires which destroyed two vehicles on Swinemoor Lane and Grove Hill Road.

He was remanded into custody and was due to appear at Hull Magistrates Court today (Monday 20 September).

We would like to thank members of the public for their help in this matter, and encourage anyone who has information about this, who has not already contacted us, to call us on our non-emergency number 101, quoting crime reference 16/89362/21.