Saturday 22 February, 2020

House on fire in Las Cuevas, arson suspected

Police and fire services are currently on the scene of a blaze in Las Cuevas.

The fire is said to contained to one building and is not expected to spread.

Police said that the building is ‘close’ to where Vaughn “Sand­man” Mieres lived, however, as of midday, there is no evidence to indicate that the two incidents are linked.

Arson is, however, currently suspected based on initial intelligence given to police.

Mieres was shot dead on Thursday morning at his home, along with his wife Ali­ka “Let­ty” De­here, and two of his security personnel.

One suspect is currently in custody for this incident, with more arrests expected soon.

More on this as it becomes available.


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