At around 7.10pm on Thursday 11th April 2019 we were called to reports of a fire in a derelict property Heather Road, St Julian’s, Newport.
We are currently treating the fire a suspicious and a joint investigation with colleagues from South Wales Fire and Rescue service is ongoing.
A 17-year-old girl has been arrested on suspicion of arson. She remains in custody at this time.
Officers are asking that anyone with any information to call Gwent Police on 101 quoting log number 462 11/04/19 or direct message us on Facebook or Twitter. Alternatively you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.