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Man caught after lighting fires at shopping centre
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Man caught after lighting fires at shopping centre

07.08.2015 From our online archive
A man is reported to have lit fires in several locations at a large shopping centre in Pommerloch on Thursday evening, that could have resulted in a major blaze.

A man is reported to have lit fires in several locations at a large shopping centre in Pommerloch on Thursday evening, that could have resulted in a major blaze.

The incident is reported to have occurred at about 9pm and fire fighters quickly arrived at the scene where a team of 30 managed to extinguish all the fires.

Thanks to a description by a witness, the man was spotted nearby watching trucks being unloaded and was immediately arrested.

The man was apparently known to police, suspected of being involved in other crimes.

By order of the public prosecutor he was brought before the examining magistrate on Friday morning.

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