Deliberate fire causes over £20,000 worth of damage to playground in Barrow
Police are investigating an incident of arson that occurred at the playground on Stanley Road, Barrow, at around 7:30pm on the 10th May.
During the incident, part of the slide was set alight and the fire quickly spread to the climbing frame. It is believed that five people were involved in the incident and anyone who is able to identify them is urged to get in touch.
The damage caused is believed to be in excess of £20,000. Officers would like to thank the community for the anonymous information that has been reported so far. Anyone with information or who witnessed the incident is encouraged to contact police on 101, quoting incident number 186 of 10 May.
Alternatively, you can call the independent charity, Crimestoppers, completely anonymously, on 0800 555 111.