Appeal for witnesses after Ripley arson attack

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Police investigating an arson attack in Ripley are appealing for witnesses.

A yellow Vauxhall Vivaro van parked near to the farm, next to the former Hanson Brick site on Whitely Road, was set on fire at around 6.30pm on Monday.

Officers investigating the incident are keen to speak to anyone who may have been in the area at the time.

Anyone with information should contact PC Sean Davis on 101, quoting crime reference number 35396/15, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.