WATCH: CCTV appeal after fire at Preston shed company

Police are appealing for information after a "deliberate" fire engulfed a Preston shed business.

Friday, 20th April 2018, 7:42 pm
Updated Friday, 20th April 2018, 7:56 pm
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Lancashire Police and Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service were called at around 2am on Monday, February 26, to reports of a number of sheds that were on fire at Sheds4U on Aqueduct Street.

Police have subsequently released CCTV footage showing two people they would would like to speak to as part of their investigation into the blaze.

PC Damien Brook of Preston Police said: “The fire caused significant damage to a number of sheds. Despite conducting a number of enquiries, we have been unable to trace the offenders and would urge anyone with information to contact us.

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Police want to speak to this man.

"We would particularly appeal to anyone who saw anyone acting suspiciously in the area.”

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 quoting log number 63 of February 26..

Alternatively, independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at

Police want to speak to this man.