Man arrested after stolen motorcycle set on fire in East Preston

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A man has been arrested in connection with an incident involving a motorcycle in East Preston.

Police say an investigation has been launched after a motorcycle was stolen and set on fire in East Preston on Monday (January, 13).

Officers were called to a report that the bike had been taken from a garage in Seaview Road at around 1.20am.

The motorcycle was found a short distance away, on Sea Road, where it had been set alight.

A 20-year-old, of no fixed address, arrested on suspicion of arson, going equipped for a burglary, burglary of a dwelling with intent to steal, and theft of a motor vehicle, has been released under investigation.

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