Forest fire detention

in News · 09-06-2019 11:00:00 · 0 Comments
Forest fire detention

PJ police have arrested a 62 year old man in connection with fires started in the rural area of Vale da Rosa, Rio Maior which occurred on 3 June

The man, who lives locally and is said to have a criminal record, was charged on suspicion of starting two fires in forests near to homes.

Police said in a statement that the prompt intervention of the firefighters was instrumental in preventing the fire from becoming larger and endangering life and property.


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