A cop car was torched during a spate of arson attacks in the same area of Bolton. The marked GMP vehicle was set on fire at about 2.50am on Monday 29th Nov on Musgrave Road, Halliwell, and it is believed it is linked to a string of similar attacks.
In the last month there have been 12 arsons involving bins and cars in the Halliwell area – with 10 occurring on one street. Cops have stepped up patrols and seem to have fallen victim to the arsonist/s. Its gutting that no po-po have been injured in the attacks.