Six children escape Doncaster arson attack
- 17 March 2014
- From the section Sheffield & South Yorkshire
Six children have escaped without injury from a South Yorkshire house hit by an arson attack.
The fire at a house in Acacia Grove, in Skellow, near Doncaster, was reported to police at about 20:25 GMT on Sunday.
The children are thought to be aged between five and 15. Nobody was hurt.
South Yorkshire Police said two boys, aged 14 and 15, and a 19-year-old man, have been arrested on suspicion of arson and are being questioned by officers in Doncaster.
The police have asked anyone with information on the fire to contact them.