Man arrested after Littlehampton house blast and fire
- 16 September 2013
- From the section Sussex
A man has been arrested on suspicion of arson after an explosion and fire at a house in West Sussex.
Firefighters were called to the three-storey property in Fitzalan Road in Littlehampton at 00:50 BST.
They extinguished the fire, in an outbuilding at the rear of the house.
A Sussex Police spokesman said the 50-year-old man, from Littlehampton, was arrested in Surrey. He is currently in police custody.