News Release

Car arson

Dated: 09 Feb 2012

Police are treating a car fire in Dudley, North Tyneside as arson.

The incident happened at Oznanan Close in Dudley at 9.54pm on Sunday, February 5 . A Volkswagen Passat car was set on fire in the street causing the car to be written off. The Fire Service attended the incident.

Police are appealing for witnesses anyone who was in the area and who may have seen or heard anything suspicious is asked to contact police.

Any witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact Northumbria Police on 101 ext 69191 or ring the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.