Update: Appeal after car arson

Fire and rescue service
Fire and rescue service

An arson attack destroyed a car and badly damaged another, police have said.

Police and firefighters were called to the car fires in West Park Road, Handcross at about 9.15pm yesterday (Thursday March 18).

A police spokesman said: “It is believed to have been deliberately set on fire. Officers are investigating.”

Witness were asked to contact police on 101@sussex.pnn.police.uk quoting serial 1477 of 17/03.

A spokesman for West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said firefighters used breathing gear, a hydrant and hoses to put the flames.

They left the scene with Sussex Police at 10.15pm.

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