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Ipswich – Re-appeal after incident of arson

Officers investigating an unexplained house fire in Ipswich are now treating the incident as a suspected arson and are re-appealing for witnesses or information.

Police were called at just after 3:10am on Thursday 6 June, to reports of a house fire on Radcliffe Drive in the town.

It is reported that the fire started just before 03:02am. The four occupants of the property were able to escape unharmed but taken to hospital as a precaution.   

Officers are appealing for witnesses or anybody who saw any suspicious activity to contact officers. Anyone with information, dash-cam or mobile phone footage is asked to contact Ipswich CID on 101 quoting reference 32201/19, or by providing an online update via the constabulary website: www.suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/existing-report-update

Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111, or via their online form: www.crimestoppers-uk.org

Previous release | 6 June 2019

Officers are investigating an unexplained house fire in Ipswich.

Police were called at just after 3:10am this morning, Thursday 6 June, to reports of a house fire on Radcliffe Drive in the town.

It is reported that the fire started just before 03:02am. The four occupants of the property were able to escape unharmed but taken to hospital as a precaution. 

A police scene remains in place at this time.

Officers are appealing for witnesses or anybody who saw any suspicious activity to contact officers. Anyone with information is asked to contact Ipswich CID  on 101 quoting reference 32201/19, or by providing an online update via the constabulary website: www.suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/existing-report-update

Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111, or via their online form: www.crimestoppers-uk.org