Man Charged with Arson after Car Torched in Lockheath Centre

police appeal after man set car on fire with driver in it at locksheath centre

Detectives have tonight charged a 21-year-old man as part of an investigation into a car fire at Locks Heath Centre.

The incident took place at around 3.45pm on Sunday, June 12.

Chad Dendy, 21, of Drake Close, Locks Heath, has been charged with one count of arson with intent to endanger life and has been refused Police bailed has been remanded in police custody overnight.

He is due to appear at Portsmouth Magistrates’ Court on the morning of Tuesday, June 14.