Arsonists set fire to digger at MK Rose site


Arsonists have torched a yellow digger at the site of the MK Rose prompting a police investigation.

At about 10pm on Wednesday, offenders set alight a yellow Komatsu digger at the construction site for The Rose water feature in Campbell Park, totally destroying it.

PC Adam Feeney, investigating the offence, said: “The area is on a busy through route to the Theatre District, and the circus is currently situated nearby. I am keen to speak to anyone who may have seen any suspicious activity or people hanging around the area.”

Any witnesses can call police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.