Door at Derbyshire home nailed shut and set alight

Detectives are investigating a serious incident at a Derbyshire house in which a front door was nailed shut and set alight.

Thursday, 29th March 2018, 10:31 am
Updated Thursday, 29th March 2018, 10:36 am
Call police on 101 with any information.

On the evening of Friday, March 23, someone used a nail gun to secure the door of a house in Maguire Avenue in Hadfield before pushing a lit piece of paper through the letterbox.

Two people were inside the house at the time. No one was injured.

Two men in a white van, who could be responsible, were seen outside the house at around 8pm.

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Witnesses or anyone with information should call DS Jonathan Lowes on 101, quoting reference 18000133329.

Alternatively, send him a message online by visiting the 'Contact Us' section of the police website.

You can also call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.