Man held on suspicion of arson after Paignton fire


A man has been arrested on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life following a flat fire in Paignton.

Fire crews were called to Keysfield Road at about 0200 BST after reports that a man was trapped inside a property which was on fire.

Police searched the flats but found no-one to be injured or trapped inside the building.

A 43-year-old man was arrested at the scene and is currently in police custody.

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