Coventry & Warwickshire

Man charged over Warwick flat fire

A 23-year-old man has appeared in court charged with arson with intent to endanger life over a fire in Warwick.

Fire crews rescued four people from flats at Raynsford Walk in Warwick after 12:30 BST on Sunday. About 20 other people were evacuated.

The man from Leamington Spa was arrested on Sunday and charged by officers late on Monday evening, police said.

He appeared at Leamington Magistrates' Court earlier on Tuesday.

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