Arsonists thought to be behind two bin fires at Havant tower block

ARSONISTS are thought to be behind two bin fires at a block of flats in Havant.Â

Wednesday, 29th August 2018, 3:50 pm
Updated Monday, 3rd September 2018, 12:18 pm
Fire services were called to the scene

Firefighters from Havant Fire Station were called to a bin fire at 3am yesterday on the Chidham Park Estate. 

They were then called to another fire in two wheelie bins at the bottom of a block of flats at 4.20am. 

Residents from four flats were evacuated and had their properties checked for smoke damage. 

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Fire services were called to the scene

A spokesman from the fire service said they were treating the incidents as '˜suspicious' and they had been reported to police.