Play equipment worth £7,000 has been destroyed in an arson attack at a school in Waterlooville.
Police revealed today that officers were called to the Waterloo School in Warfield Avenue at 9.38pm last Sunday.
A police spokesman said: ‘The suspected arson attack caused up to £7,000 of damage to children’s play equipment.
‘An appeal is being made for information or witnesses to any suspicious behaviour in the area between 9pm and 9.45pm on Sunday May 19, 2013.
‘Witnesses or anyone with information are asked to contact the Safer Neighbourhoods team at Waterlooville Police Station by phoning 101. Mini-com users can phone 01962 875000. Alternatively, call the independent Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111 if you wish to remain anonymous.’