Woman arrested on suspicion of arson

A WOMAN has been arrested on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life following a fire in flat yesterday (Sunday).

The 24-year-old local woman is in police custody pending further enquiries.

Police were called to a block of flats at Saxonhurst Court, Battle Road, St Leonards, at 10.45pm after firefighters said the blaze was suspicious.

The fire was in a three-room flat owned and let by AmicusHorizon.

Anyone with information which may be of help is asked to phone Sussex Police on 101, quoting serial 1402 of 17/11, or email: contact.centre@sussex.pnn.police.uk