Four arrests after flat fire in Hayling Island

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FOUR people have been arrested following a blaze at a seaside flat.

Firefighters were called to the property on Sea Front, Hayling Island, by other residents of the block who saw smoke coming from the top floor flat, on June 19.

There was no-one in the flat at the time.

A 17-year-old from Havant and a 17-year-old girl from Chichester were arrested on suspicion of burglary. A 20-year-old man from Chichester and an 18-year-old man from Hayling Island were arrested on suspicon of burglary and arson with intent to endager life.

They have been bailed until August 3.