8th May, 2021

Man arrested on suspicion of arson after fire at Droitwich shop

A MAN has been arrested following a fire at a Droitwich shop which police believe was an arson attack.

The incident happened at 11.50pm last night in Blake Avenue.

The fire service also attended the blaze and fortunately no-one was injured.

Police have confirmed a 35-year-old man from Droitwich has been arrested on suspicion of arson and is currently in police custody.

A spokesperson said: “Enquiries are ongoing and investigating officers would like to speak to anyone who witnessed the incident, or any suspicious behaviour in the area at this time.”

Anyone with any information should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


Buy Photos

Buy photos online from the Droitwich Standard newspaper.

Property Finder 24/7

Search for properties in Worcestershire, Warwickshire and the West Midlands.

Digital Advertising

Advertise on the Droitwich Standard to boost your online presence.


Receive a weekly update to your inbox by signing up to our weekly newsletter.