NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

McDonald's in Peterhead fire treated as suspicious

A serious fire at a branch of McDonald's in Peterhead is being treated as suspicious.

The blaze broke out in the early hours of Friday following a break-in.

Grampian Police said nothing was stolen during the incident but that the restaurant suffered "significant fire damage".

A force spokesperson said a joint investigation with Grampian Fire and Rescue Service suggested that the fire was started deliberately.

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