Teenage boy spoken to by police following “deliberate” fire in a derelict building near Lowestoft

Police are investigating after a burglary in Three Score, near Bowthorpe. Picture: Archant.

Police are investigating after a burglary in Three Score, near Bowthorpe. Picture: Archant.

Police have spoken to a teenage boy in relation to a fire in a derelict building near Lowestoft.

The blaze, in Bridge Road, Oulton Broad, is believed to have been started deliberately.

Two fire crews, from Lowestoft North and Lowestoft South, attended the incident and quickly tackled the blaze with the scene cleared within 10 minutes.

A spokesman for Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service said: 'We responded to what is believed to be a deliberate fire - with the time of stop at 3.56pm.'

Police were made aware if the incident just after 3.40pm and remained at the scene after the fire service departed to investigate further.


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Inquiries are ongoing.

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