CCTV appeal after car blaze

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Police are appealing for information after a car fire in Burnley.

Police were called around 2-40am on August 22nd to reports a vehicle was on fire in The Spinney.

A black Ford Ka was badly damaged during the incident.

Following the incident the victim, a 21-year-old woman, reported her debit card had been taken from the vehicle, with a number of transactions conducted between 3am and 6am on August 22, including some at Asda in Burnley.

After a review of CCTV, police would like to speak to these men, pictured, in connection with the offence.

PC Katherine Funnell, of Burnley Police, said: “Do you recognise these men?

“We want to identify them following an arson attack on a vehicle in Burnley.

“One of the men had a distinctive tattoo on the back of his neck. If you recognise him, please contact police immediately.”

Anyone with information can contact police on 101 quoting crime reference EF1709529.

Alternatively Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555111 or online at