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Man arrested in connection with straw bale fires

Police investigating a number of arson incidents on the Norfolk and Suffolk border have arrested a man.


Officers were called to five incidents where straw bales were set alight between 1am and 6am on Thursday 3 September. Two incidents happened on land in Langley, whilst there were further fires in Ferry Road in Carleton St Peter; Loddon Road in Broome, near Bungay; and in Beccles Road in Bungay.


A man, aged in his 50s and from the Bungay area, has been arrested in connection with the incidents. He has since been released on police bail until Wednesday 30 September 2020.