Several cars were set on fire in High Wycombe, as five arsons happened in Castlefield on Friday.

At around 3am on March 27, four cars were set alight in Spearing Road and Grenfell Avenue, whilst another car was set on fire at 5am in the latter.

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Four young men who were wearing dark clothing were seen running away after the cars had been lit.

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Nobody was injured.

A spokesperson at Thames Valley Police said: “These thoughtless crimes put unnecessary pressure on us and Buckinghamshire Fire & Rescue Service and had the potential to put extra strain on the NHS.

Bucks Free Press:

Grenfell Avenue in High Wycombe

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“If you saw or heard anything suspicious or have any information about these incidents please get in touch using our online form with reference number 43200098761.

“Alternatively, you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously via their website or by calling 0800 555 111.”