Police are investigating a reported case of arson which occurred between 11:30 a.m. and midday yesterday, at the St Martin’s Anglican Church, St Martin’s, St Philip.
Some unknown person set fire to the altar, two kneeling stools and a prayer book belonging to the church. These items were extensively burnt. There was no damage to any other property.
Two fire tenders with seven personnel responded to the scene and extinguished the flames.
Anyone who witnessed or may have any information about the circumstances surrounding this matter should contact District ‘C’ Police Station at 418-8200 or any other police station. (PR)