Man convicted of arson

A 22 year old man from Leegomery, Telford was convicted of seven counts of arson and one of arson recklessly endangering life following a trial at Shrewsbury Crown Court.

The man was sentenced to five and a half years imprisonment at Shrewsbury Crown Court on 20th December 2012.

The offences relate to incidents involving vehicles in the Hadley and Leegomery area of Telford in the early hours of April 6th last year.

3rd January, 2013