Fife Police are appealing for witnesses following a suspicious fire at Nobles scrap yard, Denburn Road, Kirkcaldy.
The large-scale fire occurred at around 10.30pm on Tuesday, January 27th. The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service attended the incident and the fire was extinguished at around 8.30am on Wednesday morning. Luckily no one was injured as a result of the fire. Police Scotland and the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service have now launched a joint investigation into the incident.
Detective Inspector Colin Robson said:
“This was a large-scale fire that has caused substantial damage. Thankfully no one has been injured as a result of the incident. We are appealing to the public for any information regarding this incident. We are particularly keen to trace any vehicles which they may have seen in the area around the time of the fire. Extra police patrols of the area are now being carried out as part of our efforts to reassure the public and bring the culprits to justice.”
Anyone who has any information is encouraged to contact Police Scotland on 101 or anonymously through the Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.