Arsonists set fire to garden fence in Northamptonshire town

Part of the fence damaged by fire in Higham Ferrers
Part of the fence damaged by fire in Higham Ferrers

Arsonists started a fire which then spread to a shed and another fence nearby.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the arson attack at a property in High Street, Higham Ferrers, at about 1.50am on Sunday (March 20).

A police spokesman said: “The fire spread to the garden shed and the neighbour’s fence.”

Anyone with information can contact Northamptonshire police on 101 or they can call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.