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Barnstaple man arrested on suspicion of arson following fire on Vicarage Street

By NDJJoel  |  Posted: April 23, 2013

A 30-year-old man from Barnstaple has been arrested on suspicion of arson after a fire on Vicarage Street on Friday, April 19.

Fire crews from Barnstaple and Braunton were called to the scene at 8.50pm after reports of a fire at the three-storey mid-terraced house.

A man who was still inside the property was dragged out by fire fighters before they extinguished the blaze and ventilated the house.

The 30-year-old man who was arrested on April 20 has been released on unconditional bail until May 14.

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