Arson attack at Leeds school under investigation

Toys worth around £4,500 were destroyed during an arson attack on a Leeds school.

Thursday, 28th July 2016, 2:15 pm
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 5:03 pm
Police are investigating an arson attack at Guiseley Primary School.

Police are investigating the fire, which caused extensive damage to a shed containing toys in Guiseley Primary’s pre-school playground.

The toys for pre-school children were being stored ready for the start of the new term in September.

The fire happened on Monday night between 9.30pm and 9.45pm.

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Investigating officers today appealed for information about anyone seen acting suspiciously near the school in Oxford Road that night.

Contact PC2686 Sam Emsley at Otley Police Station via 101, quoting crime reference number 13160319577, or call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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