Two women arrested for Burntisland fire

Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court'Pic Neil Hanna
Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court'Pic Neil Hanna

Police in Fife have confirmed that two women aged 17 and 33 have been arrested and charged in connection with a house fire in Rossend Terrrace, Burntisland.

The incident happened last Tuesday, August 25. The 33-year-old appeared at Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court yesterday, and the 17-year-old will appear in court at a later date.

Officers are continuing to follow a positive line of enquiry in order to trace another person believed to be involved in this incident.

Detective Sergeant Craig Fraser said: “Fortunately no one was injured as a result of the fire, however considerable damage was caused.

“We still following a positive line of enquiry to trace another person believed to be involved with this incident. Anyone with information is asked to contact police immediately.”