Witness appeal after four cars set on fire in Danderhall


Witness appeal after four cars set on fire in Danderhall
  1. Witness appeal after four cars set on fire in Danderhall
    Police are appealing for witnesses after a vehicle was set on fire in Danderhall around 3.40am on Sunday in Newton Village. An Audi A4 was set alight, causing fuel to leak which subsequently led to three other cars nearby catching fire. All four cars sustained extensive damage. Officers are now urging anyone who can assist with their […
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Police are appealing for witnesses after a vehicle was set on fire in Danderhall around 3.40am on Sunday in Newton Village.

An Audi A4 was set alight, causing fuel to leak which subsequently led to three other cars nearby catching fire.

All four cars sustained extensive damage.

Officers are now urging anyone who can assist with their enquiries to come forward.

Detective Constable Andy Hope from Dalkeith CID said: “Thankfully no one was injured as a result of these fires and the Scottish Fire and Rescue service was able to quickly bring the situation under control.

“However, the consequences of this act could have been far worse and we are pursuing a number of lines of inquiry to trace those responsible.

“We are keen to hear from anyone who may h…

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