CCTV appeal after arson attack at Sion Park in Birchanger

PUBLISHED: 10:15 13 December 2017 | UPDATED: 10:15 13 December 2017

CCTV appeal after arson attack at Sion Park, Stansted Mountfitchet. Picture: ESSEX POLICE

CCTV appeal after arson attack at Sion Park, Stansted Mountfitchet. Picture: ESSEX POLICE

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CCTV has been released by police after an arson attack which caused damage costing a six-figure sum to repair at a business park in Birchanger.

CCTV appeal after arson attack at Sion Park in Stansted Mountfitchet. Picture: ESSEX POLICE CCTV appeal after arson attack at Sion Park in Stansted Mountfitchet. Picture: ESSEX POLICE

An office building was set on fire at Sion Park in Birchanger Lane, near Stansted, at around 1.57am on Tuesday, November 21.

No-one was injured in the blaze, which was tackled by crews from Stansted and Newport fire stations.

When firefighters arrived they reported the whole 15m by 8m building was on fire.

Crews managed to extinguish the blaze by 3.15am, before an investigation began into the cause of the incident.

CCTV appeal after arson attack at Sion Park in Stansted Mountfitchet. Picture: ESSEX POLICE CCTV appeal after arson attack at Sion Park in Stansted Mountfitchet. Picture: ESSEX POLICE

Essex Police has released CCTV images of three people it wants to speak to in connection with the arson.

Anyone who can identify them, or who has other information about the incident, should call Detective Constable Martin Jeggo at the Serious and Organised Crime Unit on 101.

Alternatively you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

CCTV appeal after arson attack at Sion Park in Stansted Mountfitchet. Picture: ESSEX POLICE CCTV appeal after arson attack at Sion Park in Stansted Mountfitchet. Picture: ESSEX POLICE

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