Around 50 cars have been burnt in the Copenhagen area since August, including this one in Lyngby. Photo: Bax Lindhardt/Scanpix
Cars set on fire yet again in Copenhagen suburbs
The Local · 13 Sep 2016, 09:01
Published: 13 Sep 2016 09:01 GMT+02:00
For the third consecutive night, firefighters had to respond to burning vehicles in the western Copenhagen suburbs.
Early on Tuesday morning, a BMW and a delivery vehicle were set on fire at Glostrup Storcenter, a shopping centre roughly ten kilometres west of downtown Copenhagen.
“We presume that the fire was set and we’d like to hear from witnesses who may have seen or heard something. There is an ongoing investigation and we don’t have any additional comments,” Copenhagen Vestegn Police spokesman Brian Munck told news agency Ritzau.
The Glostrup car fires followed two similar incidents over the weekend. In the first, a total of eight cars were found burnt at a vehicle safety testing centre in the suburb of Brøndby. The following night, eight more cars were burnt in a residential carport in Albertslund.
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