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Three arrested after suspected flat arson
THREE people have been arrested after a flat fire in Tiptree.
They were arrested on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life after a blaze in Cedar Avenue.
Fire crews managed to contain the fire to the bedroom and fortunately nobody was hurt.
It began at about 10pm yesterday and was out within the hour.
A 23-year-old man from Tiptree, 51-year-old woman from Tiptree and 46-year-old woman from Colchester are currently being questioned by police.