Man arrested for fireraising in Kirkcaldy

A 38-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a series of fires in Kirkcaldy
A 38-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a series of fires in Kirkcaldy

A 38-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with a series of fires in Kirkcaldy.

The male had been expected to appear before Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court today (Monday).

Detective Sergeant Samantha Davidson of Police Scotland said: “I can confirm that following a thorough and robust investigation a 38-year-old male has been arrested and charged in connection with a number of fires in Kirkcaldy, which occurred over a 10-month period.

“I would like to thank the members of the local community who assisted with our enquiries and would remind anyone who wishes to report a crime in their area to contact police on 101.”