Fire In Buggy Carrying Twin Girls

After lit object lands in the pram

Police are appealing for information and witnesses after an incident which started a fire in a pram containing twin girls.

At around 18.50hrs on Monday, 22 October, a woman was walking in York Road pushing her twin daughters in a buggy.

The woman heard what she described as a whizzing noise and looked up to see a lit object flying over her head and starting a fire in the pram.

The woman grabbed one of the girls and a passer-by grabbed the other. Neither child was injured and the fire fizzled out.

Officers from Wandsworth Police are investigating. Anyone with information that may assist police
should call police on 020 3276 2583.

To remain anonymous call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

October 25, 2012