Glenrothes fires - man arrested and charged

News update - Glenrothes
News update - Glenrothes

Police have arrested and charged an 18-year-old man in connection with a series of vehicle and garage fires that have occurred in Glenrothes in the last 10 days.

He will appear at Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court on Monday, November 10.

Police have urged the public to remain vigilant as second person is still sought in connection to these incidents but officers leading the investigation say they are currently following a positive line of enquiry.

The arrested man has been charged in relation to all five incidents within the town in recent days which destroyed a number of vehicles.

Police have deployed additional patrols in the Glenrothes area and have called on anyone with information regarding these incidents to immediately contact Police Scotland on 101 or anonymously through Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.