Two charged after arson attack

14 Aug 2015 11:00 AM

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Police investigating an incident of arson have charged two men.

The incident happened at around 10.15pm on August 12, in Garfield Street. Three people were arrested in connection with the incident.

Two men from Sunderland have been charged and are due before Sunderland Magistrates Court on Friday, August 14.

One aged 25, has been charged with threats to commit damage and a second man aged 27, has been charged with arson with intent to endanger life.

A third person a 28-year-old woman, has been released with no further police action.

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