Witness appeal after bus set on fire in Edinburgh
- 17 December 2013
- From the section Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland
Police are appealing for witnesses after a bus was set on fire in Edinburgh.
The fire broke out on the number 4 on Oxgangs Road at about 22:30 on Monday.
Just before it was reported, a youth was seen getting off the bus at Oxgangs library. He is white, 14-16 years old and was wearing a dark hooded top.
Det Insp Rory Hamilton said: "The bus has suffered extensive damage, as a result of this fire, which we believe was started deliberately."
He added: "Luckily no one was injured as a result of this reckless act."
He appealed for witnesses.