Man arrested over Horley arsons


A man has been arrested on suspicion of arson following four fires, including two in Horley.

The fires, which Surrey Police officers believe to be linked, occurred in the early hours of the morning at a property in Massetts Road, Horley, on July 2, the Old Reigatian Rugby Club, Park Lane, Reigate, on June 28, the Churchfield Bowls Club, in Church Walk, Reigate, on June 26, and the Horley Lawn Tennis Club, in Vicarage Lane on June 22.

Surrey Police said a 43-year-old from Epsom was arrested on Saturday (July 5).

He was released on bail until August 21.

Anyone with any information relating to the arsons is urged to contact Surrey Police by calling 101 (999 in an emergency) quoting reference number 45140052776. Alternatively contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.