Police arrest man in connection with arson attacks in Blythe Bridge

A 39-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of arson following a spate of car fires in Blythe Bridge.

Emergency services have been called to a number of vehicle fires near the railway station over the last few days.

Staffordshire Fire and Rescue alerted police to a man who was standing near the truck whilst they tackled a blaze on Thursday (October 17).

The man was also seen on CCTV.

The suspect was arrested and has since been released under investigation.

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