CCTV image issue after suspected arson attack in Colburn

CCTV image issued by North Yorkshire Police.

Police have issued a CCTV image of a man they want to speak to after a suspected arson attack in Colburn.

The incident happened around 1.20am on Monday when an object on fire was thrown at a house in Fifth Avenue.

No-one was injured in the incident but a door and window were damaged by fire.

Police are appealing for anyone who may have information about the incident or saw anything suspicious in the area around the time of the incident.

A spokesperson for North Yorkshire Police said: “We’re also asking for anyone who could identify a person pictured on CCTV, dressed in grey clothing with a hood up who was spotted in the area at the time.”

If you recognise the individual or have any other information which could help our investigation, get in touch by emailing or call 101 and ask for 893 Eleanor Harder.

Please quote reference number 12230000600 when passing on information.

If you wish to remain anonymous you can call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.