Woman arrested after church fire (Wheddon Cross, Minehead)

| August 21, 2009

A 36 year old woman has been arrested on suspicion of arson after a fire at a church at Wheddon Cross, near Minehead.

Police and fire crews were called yesterday evening, Thursday August 20, to St John’s Church in the village.

The fire caused extensive damage to the church’s wooden floor and to a number of pews. There was also smoke damage to the church interior.

The woman arrested is being questioned in custody.

 

 

 

 

 

 

http://www.avonandsomerset.police.uk/LocalPages/NewsDetails.aspx?nsid=17533&t=1&lid=5

Tags: ,

Category: Church Security

Comments are closed.