Crime

Ipswich house fire is now being treated as arson, police confirm

Officers investigating an unexplained house fire in Ipswich are now treating the incident as a suspected arson and are re-appealing for witnesses or information.

Police were called at just after 3:10am on Thursday 6 June, to reports of a house fire on Radcliffe Drive in the town.

It is reported that the fire started just before 03:02am. The four occupants of the property were able to escape unharmed but taken to hospital as a precaution.

Officers are appealing for witnesses or anybody who saw any suspicious activity to contact officers. Anyone with information, dash-cam or mobile phone footage is asked to contact Ipswich CID on 101 quoting reference 32201/19, or by providing an online update via the constabulary website.

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