Liverpool news Teens and woman, 48, arrested after gang attack 'wrong house' PremierLeague-News.Com
PremierLeague-News.Com - The victims were left terrified after their home was targeted in a suspected case of mistaken identity
PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! A gang raided the wrong house before a car was firebombed in a case of mistaken identity, police said. Four teenagers and a 48-year-old woman have been arrested after the shocking incident on Green Lane in Maghull today. Officers were called to the street at around 10am, to reports of threats being made and damage being caused to the window of a home. The occupants of the house were inside at the time of the terrifying attack. No one was injured but the victims were left extremely distressed, police said. Four teenagers and a 48-year-old woman were arrested nearby and later on that day. The arrests include: A 48-year-old woman from Walton arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit criminal damage and possession of cannabis A 16-year-old boy from Kirkby arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit arson A 15-year-old boy from Maghull arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit arson A 17-year-old boy from Kirkby arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit arson A 16-year-old boy from Walton arrested on suspicion of threats to damage/destroy property and possession of a bladed weapon in a public place Merseyside Police said the arrests are also related to the suspected arson of a car in the Green Lane area at around 8.50pm on Thursday, February 18. Both incidents are believed to be cases of mistaken identity. Enter your postcode for the latest crime news in your area Detective Chief Inspector Gayle Rooney said: “Each of those arrested will now be questioned. "We believe that the vehicle and home in question were both targeted wrongly, leaving those victims understandably terrified.
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“Regardless of the motive, it beggars belief that anyone could be so stupid and reckless as to deliberately set fire to a car and to damage a property with innocent people inside. The consequences could have been catastrophic and have caused fear and worry within the community.“If you have any information or witnessed either incident, either at the time or via CCTV or dashcam footage, please come forward directly or anonymously via Crimestoppers. We will keep taking positive action to remove those we suspect of causing harm in your community.”If you have information, please contact our social media desk on Twitter @MerPolCC or Facebook ‘Merseyside Police Contact Centre’ with reference 21000115320.You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously, on 0800 555 111 or via their online form by clicking here. Always call 999 if a crime is in progress.
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