Man arrested after alleged arson attack on Tingewick chapel

Police say a 46-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of arson

Thursday, 14th October 2021, 1:09 pm
Updated Thursday, 14th October 2021, 1:20 pm

A man has been arrested following an alleged arson attack on a chapel in Tingewick.

A police spokesman said: “Thames Valley Police has received a report of an incident of arson in Water Stratford Road, Tingewick, that is reported to have happened overnight between Tuesday, October 12, and Wednesday, October 13.

“Damage was caused to a stained glass window and inside the building.

Damage to a stained-glass window at the chapel

“A 46-year-old man from Buckingham was arrested on suspicion of arson and has been released on bail.”