Appeals after suspected arson destroys barn near Hoxne

Firefighters are tackling a barn fire in north Suffolk. Stock image. Picture: GREGG BROWN

Firefighters are tackling a barn fire in north Suffolk. Stock image. Picture: GREGG BROWN - Credit: Gregg Brown

Police are appealing for witnesses or information following an incident of suspected arson in Hoxne.

At just before midnight on Wednesday, September 6, it was reported that an agricultural building situated on a track off Green Street (B1116) near Hoxne was alight.

The barn was almost totally destroyed as a result of the fire. Nobody was injured.

Officers are appealing for witnesses who may have seen anybody acting suspiciously in the vicinity at the time, or anybody who has any information about the incident to come forward.

If you have any information, please contact Suffolk police on 101 quoting crime reference number 59341/17

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