AN arsonist broke into a Nissan Almera before setting it on fire in Sunderland.
Between 8pm and 9.15pm last Wednesday the silver Almera, parked in Rutherford Road, Red House, was broken into and a fire started inside.
Police and fire services attended and the fire was eventually put out.
The car was destroyed and enquiries into the fire are ongoing.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101 ext 69191.