Officers appeal for information following wilful fire in Livingston
Detectives in West Lothian are appealing for information following a wilful fire-raising in Livingston.
Around 11.15pm on Tuesday, 22 February, 2022, emergency services were called to a report of a fire at a property in Norman Rise.
The fire was quickly extinguished and no-one was injured.
Enquiries have established that two people were seen in the area around the time of the incident.
The first suspect is described as white, of medium build, medium height and was wearing a grey hooded top, with the hood up, and carrying a rucksack on their back.
A second suspect is described as white, of medium build, medium height and was wearing a black jacket with the hood up.
Detective Sergeant Jamie Duthie, of Livingston CID, said:
"Thankfully nobody has been injured as a result of this reckless act.
"We are treating the fire as deliberate and are asking anyone with any information to come forward and speak to officers.
"We are also keen to hear from anyone with potential private CCTV or video doorbell footage."
Anyone with information should contact Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident 3691 of 22 February 2022, or call the charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.