Chesterfield man accused of involvement in six arson attacks

A Chesterfield man who is under police investigation for arson has had his bail restrictions lifted by magistrates in the town.

Saturday, 14th December 2019, 8:00 am
Updated Monday, 16th December 2019, 5:50 pm

Andrew Shemwell, aged 27, of Queen Victoria Road, New Tupton, appeared before Chesterfield Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday, December 11. He was placed on conditional bail on November 27 by Derbyshire Police while they investigated his alleged involvement in six arson incidents. The bench agreed to alter his bail to unconditional. He will next appear on December 24.

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Chesterfield Magistrates' Court
Chesterfield Magistrates' Court