Man arrested by police investigating arson attack at house on Butterbowl Mount in Farnley

A man has been arrested by detectives investigating an arson attack on a house in Leeds.

The 24-year-old was arrested last night (Mon Nov 22) on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life in relation to an incident at a house in Butterbowl Mount, Farnley.

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Anyone with any information that could assist the investigation is asked contact Leeds District CID via 101 quoting crime reference 13210599474 or online via

Information can be given anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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