Arsonists hunted over blazes across South Yorkshire

Arsonists are being hunted by South Yorkshire Police following a series of fires.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 16th May 2016, 8:47 am
Updated Monday, 16th May 2016, 8:51 am
Arsonists wreaked havoc
Arsonists wreaked havoc

In the early hours of this morning a car was set alight in Ash Hill Road, Hatfield, Doncaster and at 10.40pm yesterday a car was torched in Brosley Avenue, Barnby Dun, Doncaster.

Yesterday afternoon a caravan was torched in Hooton Road, Kilnhurst, Rotherham and two motorbikes were set alight in Warris Place, Wybourn, Sheffield.

In the early hours of Sunday a Volkswagen was set alight in Rainbow Avenue, Hackenthorpe, Sheffield and a Fiat Punto was fired in Badger Road, Woodhouse, Sheffield.

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Firefighters dealt with a skip set alight in Meadowhall Way, Meadowhall, on Saturday afternoon and earlier that day a car was torched in Remington Road, Parson Cross, Sheffield.

On Friday a Volvo estate was set on fire in Oaks Lane, Shiregreen, Sheffield and another car was torched in Queen Street, Swinton, Rotherham.

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.