Man pours accelerant on cash machine in Northampton, sets fire to it and runs away

Police have released two images of a man they want to speak to in connection with the arson

Friday, 19th March 2021, 3:09 pm
Updated Friday, 19th March 2021, 3:12 pm

Two images have been released by police in connection with an arson that took place at a cash machine in Far Cotton.

A man poured a suspected accelerant on a cash machine at the Co-op store in Rothersthorpe Road at around 11pm on Tuesday, February 23.

The offender then set fire to the cash machine and fled from the scene.

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Police have released two images of a man they want to speak to in connection with the arson.

Police have released two images of a man they would like to identify and speak to in connection with the arson.

A spokesperson for Northamptonshire Police said: "The man pictured, anyone who recognises him or has information about the incident, is asked to call Northamptonshire Police on 101, quoting incident number: 21000109508."