Woman held over suspected arson at Berkshire flats

Four flats had to be evacuated following a suspected arson attack in Berkshire, police have said.

The blaze broke out in a ground floor flat at Rotary Way in Thatcham, near Newbury, shortly after midnight.

No one was injured in the fire and damage was limited to one apartment, police said.

A 40-year-old woman from the Thatcham area has been arrested on suspicion of committing arson with intent to endanger life.

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