Play area and equipment damanged in Costessey park following three wheelie bin fires


- Credit: IAN BURT

Play area safety mats and equipment have been damaged following three wheelie bin fires in Costessey.

The most recent incident happened overnight on Friday October 3 between 10.45pm and 6.30am the following morning at the play park on Breckland Road. An unknown number of suspects set fire to a wheelie bin which damaged flooring to the skate ramp.

Play area safety mats were also damaged by fire after the suspects set light to a wheelie bin overnight on Tuesday September 30.

Meanwhile, between 11pm and 11.20pm on Monday September 29, a wheelie bin fire caused damage to play equipment.

Officers would like to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incidents or has information about those responsible.

• Contact PC Natalie Quinn at Wymondham Police Station on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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