Tag : arson

Suspect of Majestyk fire denies arson in court

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A suspect appeared in Leeds Magistrates Court this morning to deny starting the fire that partially damaged the iconic Majestic nightclub last Tuesday night. 32-year old Stuart James Jefferson, from Leeds, pleaded not guilty while appearing before District judge Roy Anderson. The case has now been sent to the Crown … Read More

News | Students left shaken by Woodhouse fire

5 years ago / 0 comments

Fire fighters were called to the scene of a blaze on Monday night as a home in Woodhouse went up in flames. The house on the corner of Quarry Mount Street was set alight in an arson attack. A student neighbour described how he heard “screaming” during the night before … Read More

News | Arsonists torch five cars overnight

5 years ago / 0 comments

Five cars have been set ablaze in Hyde Park in one night during a multiple arson attack. Firefighters were called to the junction of Edwin Road and Regent Terrace to battle three car fires. The fire services were later called to two other blazes near the Business School on Moorland … Read More