Tyne & Wear

Cars damaged in Grindon arson attack

Four cars have been badly damaged in an arson attack on Wearside.

Police were called to the Broadway in Grindon, Sunderland, early on Saturday morning after reports of a fire.

When they arrived they four cars on fire in three separate streets - two on Broadway, one in Goodwood Road and another in Godfrey Street.

Police said there had been a spate of arson attacks in the area and there would be extra patrols in the area on Saturday.

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