Two men wanted over ‘possible arson’ at St Leonards caravan park

Another caravan damaged by the fire at Combe Haven Holiday Park SUS-161122-125259001
Another caravan damaged by the fire at Combe Haven Holiday Park SUS-161122-125259001

Police want to speak to two men over the fire which destroyed two caravans at a St Leonards holiday park last night (Monday, November 21), described as a ‘possible arson’.

Two static caravans about 100 metres apart were severely damaged by the blaze at Combe Haven Holiday Park on Harley Shute Road.

One of the caravans destroyed by a fire at Combe Haven Holiday Park SUS-161122-125313001

One of the caravans destroyed by a fire at Combe Haven Holiday Park SUS-161122-125313001

Two other holiday homes and two fences were also damaged by the flames and heat.

A police spokesman said: “The cause of the fires is under investigation as possible arson.

“Police would like to speak to two white men, both aged 20-25, who were seen in the vicinity between 9pm and 9.30pm.

“One was described as 6’1”, with short fair or ginger hair – he was possibly wearing glasses and was also wearing a black jacket and dark trousers.

“The second man was slightly shorter, wearing a black hooded top with the hood up and dark/grey bottoms.”

Anyone with information is asked to email 101@sussex.pnn.police.uk or phone 101, quoting serial 1412 of 21/11.

Alternatively they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

Two caravans destroyed by St Leonards holiday park fire

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