Update – boy due to appear in court in connection with reported suspicious fire near Dorchester

31 October 2018
A boy is due to appear in court in connection with a reported suspicious fire near Dorchester.

At 9.42pm on Thursday 25 January 2018 Dorset and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a fire at the old RAF hangers at Crossways. The service notified police at 10.27pm and officers attended the incident.

A 16-year-old local boy was arrested in connection with the incident and has now been issued with a postal requisition to appear at Weymouth Youth Court today, Wednesday 31 October 2018, for an offence of arson.
 
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