Felixstowe: Two men released on bail following arson

The new Police Investigation Centre at Martlesham Heath Police HQ.

The new Police Investigation Centre at Martlesham Heath Police HQ. - Credit: Archant

Two men arrested on suspicion of arson following a fire at a rugby club in Felixstowe have been released on bail.

The pair, aged 29 and 32 from Felixstowe, were arrested after the blaze at the rugby club in Mill Lane on Wednesday.

Police were called at around 10.30pm after members of the public spotted a fire in a wheelie bin pushed up against the door of the club premises.

The two men were arrested a short time later.

They were taken into custody at Martlesham police investigation centre and have been bailed until July 25 while officers continue enquiries into several recent fires in the town.

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