<< Go back to the previous page

Appeal for information following arson incident in Ferndown

Alert message sent 18/05/2022 09:54:00

Information sent on behalf of Dorset Alert

Officers investigating a suspected arson in Ferndown are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward.

Dorset Police received a report at 11.30pm on Sunday 15 May 2022 in relation to a fire that caused damage to a vehicle parked on a driveway outside a property in New Road as well as damage to the area surrounding the front door. There were no reports of any injuries.

Following enquiries by officers and liaison with the fire service, it is believed the fire was started deliberately.

Detective Constable Lianne Williamson, of Dorset County CID, said: “We are carrying out a full investigation into this incident and I am appealing to anyone who witnessed any suspicious activity in the area on the night of Sunday 15 May 2022 to please contact us.

“I would also appeal to residents with home CCTV systems and motorists with dashcams who were in the vicinity to please check their footage for anything that might assist our enquiries.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk/contact, via email 101@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55220077287. Alternatively, independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously online at Crimestoppers-uk.org or by calling Freephone 0800 555 111.
Message sent by
Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

Message tag words

Back to previous page
Click here to tweet this message to your followers

Discuss this alert message

Please see terms below before using this feature
Please be aware that the facility above is a Facebook service, posting your views will make some of your Facebook information visible to everyone (as with any Facebook activity).

The system administrators (VISAV Limited) monitor the content added. Any misuse or objectionable material should be reported to support@neighbourhoodalert.co.uk.

The views expressed do not represent the views of the system administrators who are VISAV Limited, the Police, Neighbourhood Watch and other Information Provider using this service.