Car set on fire in Whitefriars Drive, Cawston

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POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a silver Renault Clio was deliberately set alight in a car park at the rear of Whitefriars Drive, Cawston.

The car was set alight after a brick was used to smash a front seat window.

A man who attempted to put the fire out was taken to University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire for treatment to burns to his arm and face.

Officers are appealing for anyone who saw or heard the sound of glass smashing or saw anyone acting suspiciously in the area at around 3am on Wednesday, May 30 to please contact the Local Investigation Team on (01926) 415000 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.