Man charged following spate of wheelie bin fires in Chester Date published: 31st May 2018 7.52am

Officers investigating a spate of wheelie bin fires in Lorne Street, Chester, have charged a 20-year-old man.

 

Connor Egan, of Whipcord, Chester, was arrested by officers on Tuesday 29 May.

 

He has subsequently been charged with four counts of arson with intent/reckless as to whether life was endangered and one count of harassment.

 

Egan has been remanded in custody and is set to appear at Chester Magistrates’ Court later today, Thursday 31 May.