Moped is destroyed after arsonists strike

ARSONISTS torched a moped in a Southwick park last night.

The vehicle, which was parked in Southwick Recreation Ground, was destroyed by the fire.

Hove firefighters were called to the scene at 11.21pm and put out the fire using buckets of water and a backpack sprayer.

Earlier in the evening, Shoreham firefighters dealt with an accidental blaze at a home in Shoreham.

A fence panel at the rear of a house in Mill Lane caught fire just after 9pm.

Firefighters used a hosereel to put out the blaze and were at the scene for 15 minutes.