Arsonists target Chantry Park changing rooms

Chantry Park

Chantry Park - Credit: Archant

A park changing hut in Ipswich has been severely damaged in an arson attack.

The wooden building in Chantry Park, London Road, was set alight between 7pm and 7.30pm on Monday.

It has been damaged beyond repair by the blaze.

Officers at Suffolk Constabulary are linking the arson to another incident in the park

Between 6pm on Tuesday February 24 and 7am the following day the doors, windows and lights of a toilet block in the park were damaged by vandals.

Anyone who witnessed either of the incidents or has any information should contact Ipswich South West Safer Neighbourhood Team quoting IW/15/727 on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.