Arson suspected in Coton-in-the-Elms bungalow fire

Police believe a fire at a bungalow in a Derbyshire village was started deliberately.

Fire crews were called to the empty property in Coton-in-the-Elms, near Swadlincote, shortly before midnight on Tuesday.

Fire officers contacted the police after concluding arson had caused the blaze.

A joint investigation has been started. Police have appealed for anyone with further information to come forward.

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