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Woman arrested on suspicion of setting fire to flat in Spexhall Way, Lowestoft, released on bail




A 46-year-old woman who was arrested on suspicion of setting fire to a Lowestoft flat has been released on bail.

Police, fire and ambulance crews were called to a flat in Spexhall Way at around 11pm on Thursday.

A woman was arrested at the scene on suspicion of arson endangering life.

A fire broke out at a Lowestoft flat. Picture: North Lowestoft Fire Station Twitter
A fire broke out at a Lowestoft flat. Picture: North Lowestoft Fire Station Twitter

She was later arrested on suspicion of assault on an emergency worker after a police officer was spat at in an ambulance, as well as on suspicion of common assault after a 49-year-old woman was pulled by the hair and kicked.

She has since been released on bail and is due to answer to police on July 5.

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