Hereford & Worcester

Arson suspected after Malvern flat fire

A fire at a flat in Malvern, Worcestershire, is being treated as arson.

Crews were called to the fire at the entrance to the flat in Moat Crescent at about 21:45 GMT on Thursday.

A man who was inside was led to safety. A man in his 30s was arrested and remains in custody at Worcester police station.

Det Sgt James Bayliss of Worcester CID appealed for anyone with information to get in touch.

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