South West Wales

Two men charged after Haverfordwest flat fire

Fire above Ladbrokes shop in Charles Street, Milford Haven
Image caption Damage was contained to the shop and flat

Two men have been charged following a fire at a flat in Pembrokeshire.

Eight people were led to safety after the blaze above a Ladbrokes shop in Charles Street, Milford Haven, at 1800 BST on Tuesday.

A 39-year-old man from Cornwall has been charged with arson being reckless to endanger life, burglary and perverting the course of justice.

A 36-year-old man from Milford Haven has been charged with burglary. Both have been remanded in custody.

They will appear before Haverfordwest Magistrates Court.

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