Man charged with arson over Northampton council flat fire

Dean Jordan was charged with alleged arson following the blaze at his own address in January this year

Monday, 29th March 2021, 5:13 pm
A man has been charged with alleged arson for a fire that broke out at a Northampton flat in January.

A man will stand trial over a fire that broke out at a Northampton council flat this year.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

Dean Jordan was charged with alleged arson following the blaze at his own address at Newton Road on January 20 this year.

The 25-year-old was specifically charged with arson while reckless as to whether the resulting fire would endanger others or spread to other flats in the Northampton Partnership Homes operated block.

Jordan is expected to enter a guilty or not guilty plea on April 26.