Car torched in Sompting

A CAR was set alight and destroyed during an arson Saturday night (November 26).

The deliberate fire happened near the gates of the disused Sompting tip, in Halewick Lane, Sompting at approximately 10pm.

One crew from Worthing Fire Station was called to the scene, but when they arrived the car was well alight.

The crew was there for almost half an hour.