Police treat Teville Gate fire as arson

Police have said they are treating today's Teville Gate fire as arson.

Wednesday, 6th July 2016, 5:26 pm
Updated Friday, 8th June 2018, 2:13 am
Emergency services are attending the scene at Teville Gate.

As previously reported, emergency services were called to the scene of the fire at just after 1.30pm today. Click here to see a video of the blaze.

A police spokesperson said: “Police were called after a fire was reported to have broken out in a derelict shop in Teville Gate, Worthing, at 1.35pm today.

“West Sussex Fire and Rescue attended and put out the fire. No one was hurt. Police are treating the fire as deliberate.

“Anyone who saw anything suspicious or has any information should contact police by emailing [email protected] or ring 101 quoting serial 885 of 06/07.”

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