Arson attack as car set alight in Pegswood

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News from Northumbria Police

Police are appealing for information after a car was set on fire in Pegswood.

It happened around 11.05pm on Saturday, July 1. The car, a black Range Rover which was parked in Spencer Drive, was damaged as a result of the fire.

Officers are treating the fire as arson and appealing for any witnesses to get in contact.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Northumbria Police on 101 ext 69191, quoting reference 1520 110715, or email

Alternatively, Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111.