Man arrested on suspicion of arson after fire in Northamptonshire village

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A man has been arrested on suspicion of arson after a fire in a Northamptonshire village in the early hours of this morning (Tuesday)

The 35-year-old from Kettering was arrested after a blaze broke out at a property in Donaldson Avenue, Broughton, near Kettering, at about 1am.

The suspect remains in police custody, but detectives are still appealing for witnesses to the blaze.

Nobody was hurt as a result of the fire.

Witnesses or anyone with information should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.