Fireworks put through Axminster letterbox

Arson attack on house at Axminster

POLICE are appealing for information after an firework attack on a home in Axminster.

Two rockets were put through the letterbox of a house at Bonners Causeway, Millwey Rise, at around 9.20am on Sunday.

Police say they discharged in the hallway but fortunately the occupant was unharmed and no major damage was caused.

But they are warning that it was a very dangerous act which could have put lives at risk.

Anyone with information about the arson attack is asked to contact Axminster police on 08452 777 444. quoting crime reference Ka/10/577.