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Bail for gang arrested following arson attack in Desborough Road in Eastleigh
FOUR people arrested in connection with an arson attack in a Hampshire town have been bailed.
This comes after a car was set alight on the driveway outside a house in Desborough Road, Eastleigh, on Tuesday night .
A witness has told how the owner of the car and his neighbours tried to douse the flames.
A device containing accelerant and a wick was discovered underneath the parked car, described as a black Honda Civic Type R.
Firefighters found the fire out when they arrived after being called just before 8pm.
A 19-year-old man, a youth aged 17 and two youths aged 16, all from Eastleigh, were later that night arrested on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life.
They have been bailed pending further enquiries until January 9.
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