Posted: Tue 4th Oct 2016

Investigating Two Vehicle Fires In Wrexham

This article is old - Published: Tuesday, Oct 4th, 2016

North Wales Police and North Wales Fire and Rescue Service are jointly investigating two vehicle fires in Wrexham, over the weekend. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

One vehicle was found ablaze during the early hours of Saturday 1st October in Anthony Eden Drive, Wrexham, and a second vehicle was reported to be alight in Gwenfro, Wrexham, during the early hours of yesterday morning, Sunday 2nd October. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Following the incidents Detective Chief Inspector Neil Harrison said: “This reoccurring problem, where cars are indiscriminately set on fire, continues to plague the communities of Wrexham. The damaged caused by these fires causes untold misery to the victims, often taking away their only form of transport, and putting the wider community in danger.” ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Det Chief Insp Harrison added: “I would ask the community to remain vigilant, particularly with the nights drawing in, and to report anything suspicious to the police.” ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​



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