Arson suspected in flat fire

A fire which damaged a flat in Easington this evening is being treated as suspicious.

Thursday, 28th February 2019, 21:21 pm
Updated Thursday, 28th February 2019, 21:32 pm
Jupiter Court. Picture from Google Images

Two crews from Peterlee fire station were called to the downstairs flat in Jupiter Court shortly before 8.30pm.

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The fire caused damage to the kitchen and living room of the property, which was unoccupied at the time.

Anyone with information should contact Durham Constabulary.