Hunt for two men spotted at scene of deliberate Peterhead fire

Police are on the hunt to find two men following wilful fire-raising at a property in Peterhead.

The incident happened around 10:40pm on Sunday (July 7) on Kirk Street.

No one was injured.

Two men dressed in dark clothing were seen at the property when the fire started, before running away in the direction of West Road.

Officers are asking anyone who may have witnessed the incident to come forward. 

Detective Sergeant Richard Cooper said: "This incident occurred on a busy road and we are appealing to anyone who witnessed what happened to please come forward.

"If you have any relevant dashcam footage or private CCTV that could assist our investigation or saw the two men in the area in the area prior to or after the fire, please contact us.”

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident 3800 of 7 July. Alternatively, Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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