Police still seeking witnesses after car and moped destroyed in deliberate Bexhill fire

A police investigation into a deliberate fire that destroyed a car and moped in Bexhill has been filed pending any further information coming to light, police said.

Thursday, 13th May 2021, 2:31 pm

East Sussex Fire were called to Wickham Avenue, Bexhill, at 11.44pm on Thursday, May 6, after reports of a vehicle fire.

Crews from Bexhill attended and used two breathing apparatus, one hose reel jet and one-in-seven foam to extinguish a car and moped fire, a spokesman said.

East Sussex Fire said the cause of the fire was deemed deliberate and the incident was handed over to Sussex Police, who were called to the scene at 11.45pm on May 6.

Picture: Duncan Hill SUS-210513-141347001

On Thursday (May 13), a spokesman for Sussex Police said: “Officers followed-up all viable lines of enquiry but the matter has now been filed pending any further information coming to light.”

Anyone who saw what happened or who has any other information is asked to contact police online or by calling 101 quoting serial 1536 of 06/05.