Police are appealing for witnesses in connection with an arson at a house in South Normanton.
The owner of a property on Eastfield Drive reported to police that sometime between 4pm on July 5 and 12pm on July 6, an attempt was made to set the house alight.
Two men were seen running from the address in the early hours of July 6.
Anyone with information is asked to contact PC Julie Pearson at Ripley police station on 101 quoting crime reference number 28891/15.
To report crime anonymously call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.