Time Incident Posted: 10;44

Incident Date: 13/10/2016

Incident Location: Incident Location: Stokes wood park, New parks crescent Leicester

Incident Number: 15081

Incident Type: Multiple bin fires

Initial Emergency Call Received: 10:12

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Western fire station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: stop message received at 10:47


Believed Cause: believed to be deliberate ignition

Initial Information: fire service have liaised with caller who has informed us that numerous bins involved in fire. Investigation in progress.

Updated Incident Information: 10:39 several bins have been involved in fire. buckets of water in use.

10:47 3 bins involved in fire. Buckets of water used to extinguish. cause is believed to be deliberate ignition.

Public Statement Issued:


Please note that Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service warrants that the information provided is believed accurate as at the date and time of publishing, this includes an indication of the nature of the incident, the cause motive and basic cause description. The Service reserves the right after that date to change, at its absolute discretion, the information provided in any way it chooses including but not limited to deletion and addition without further notice to you.