Scunthorpe

Six men arrested as part of Scunthorpe arson investigation

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Six men have been arrested in connection with an arson attack in Scunthorpe.

As previously reported, a woman was taken to hospital with burns to her leg after the fire on Frodingham Road at 10.20pm on Wednesday, Thursday 8.

Humberside Police carried out an operation on Fox Street on the afternoon of Tuesday, February 14, arresting the men aged between 18 and 32.

A spokesperson for the force said: “Following the arrests today we are still urging anyone with information about the fire to call us on 101 quoting log 596 of February 8, 2017 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”