Time Incident Posted: 03:30

Incident Date: 26/03/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Gallowtree Gate Leicester

Incident Number: 4184

Incident Type: Fire Retail / Public Assembly

Initial Emergency Call Received: 01:57

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 Appliances from Central, 2 Appliances from Eastern, 1 Appliance from Western

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Officer in Charge of Central Appliance

Time Incident Closed: 02:48

Damage: 5% to outside of shop by fire. Moderate smoke damage to ground floor

Believed Cause: Deliberate Ignition

Initial Information: Calls were received from members of the public to a fire in the doorway of Marks and Spencer on Gallowtree Gate. Fire was extinguished using 1 hosereel jet. Interior of shop checked and moderate smoke damage found to ground floor. Incident handed over to Store Manager and Police,

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