Man charged following fires at Sikh Temple and Methodist Church

Published 29 August 2018

Police in Edinburgh have arrested a 49-year-old man as part of their investigation into a suspicious fire at the Sikh temple in Sheriff Brae during the early hours of Tuesday 28th August. Inquiries into this incident are continuing.

UPDATE - 16:43

A man has now been charged following the suspicious fire at the Sikh Temple in Sheriff Brae, Edinburgh. The 49-year-old is due to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court on Thursday 30th August, where he will also appear in relation to a second fire at the Methodist Church in Junction Place which also happened in the early hours of Tuesday 28th August.

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