Man charged with 12 Telford arson attacks

By Mat Growcott | Leegomery | Crime | Published:

A man has been charged with arson after being arrested in connection with 12 offences in and around the Telford area.

Omar McGowan, 26, of Telford, was charged following a number of fires around Leegomery and Hadley, most of which happened last year.

He was arrested after an incident on Wednesday, as well as for further incidents between June 2017 and July 2017.

He has been bailed to appear at Telford Magistrates' Court on 12 February.

Mat Growcott

By Mat Growcott
Reporter - @MGrowcott_Star

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