Tayside and Central Scotland

Tayside Police arrest a man over Kinross fires

A man has been arrested following a series of suspicious fires in the Kinross area.

Tayside Police said a 58-year-old had been detained in relation to a number of blazes which occurred between November 2011 and March 2012.

The most recent incident happened on Friday. No-one was injured in the fires.

A spokesman for the force said the man was due to appear from custody at Perth Sheriff Court on Monday.

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