Murder inquiry into Guildford pensioner fire death
- 11 July 2013
- From the section Surrey
A murder inquiry has been launched into the death of an elderly man injured in a house fire at the weekend.
Police were called to the house in the Slyfield Green area of Guildford, Surrey, at lunchtime on Saturday.
The 92-year-old, who has not been named, was rescued from the fire but died in hospital on Thursday.
Three men, aged 19, 20 and 25, and a 37-year-old woman were arrested on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life and have been bailed.
The 19 and 20-year-old were arrested in the area and are on bail until 9 August.
The other two were arrested later on Saturday and have been bailed until 18 July.
Police said a post-mortem examination of the victim would be carried out later.