Butcher shop attack - CCTV released
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CCTV shows man igniting bottles before halal butchers is targeted in arsonist attack

CCTV footage shows a man igniting bottles of liquid moments before a halal butchers is targeted in an arson attack.

He can be seen lighting the two bottles at a bus shelter in Walsall on Monday 27 June.

The shop, on the same road, suffered extensive fire damage.

West Midlands Police says it has "a positive line of enquiry suggesting [the attack] was not based on the victim’s membership of any ethnic group".

  • 01 Jul 2016