Crimewatch bid to catch car arsonist
ATERRIFYING arson attack has been featured on BBC’s Crimewatch in a bid to catch the culprit who “could have killed” a family.
The programme included a full reconstruction of the attack in Yew Tree Road, Ormskirk, which happened in March.
Paul Ponting said he was reading in bed when the room suddenly lit up. His wife and two children were asleep. When he raced downstairs and outside, the ferocity of the flames forced him back inside.
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