Arson probe into Sunderland car fires

Police in Sunderland have appealed for witnesses after three parked cars were set on fire in a short space of time.

Two of the vehicles were on Chepstow Street and one in nearby Tintern Street when they were targeted on Thursday night.

It is believed the fires were started maliciously.

Witnesses, or anyone with information about the incidents at 2150 GMT on Thursday is asked to contact Northumbria Police.

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