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Oxford car fires: Man in court over 10 counts of arson

Oxford car fire Image copyright Charlotte Stacey
Image caption The vehicles were destroyed on six roads in the Summertown area of Oxford between 02:45 and 05:20 BST on Sunday

A man has appeared in court charged with 10 counts of arson with intent to endanger life after parked cars were set on fire in residential streets.

The vehicles were destroyed on six roads in the Summertown area of Oxford between 02:45 and 05:20 BST on Sunday.

Nathaniel Padar, 26, of Churchill Place in Oxford, appeared at Oxford Magistrates' Court and was remanded in custody.

He is due to appear at Oxford Crown Court on 22 September.