Breaking news: Suspected arsonist arrested after man injured in flat blaze

A man has been arrested on suspicion of arson following a flat fire in Bilsthorpe.

Sunday, 30th April 2017, 1:22 pm
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 8:18 pm

Police arrested the 29-year-old man on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life following the fire on South Drive yesterday (Saturday April 29)

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Officers were called at 7.08 pm after firefighters forced entry to the flat.

A man was taken to Kings Mill Hospital. Police say his injuries are not believed to be life threatening.