A 28-YEAR-OLD Barnsley man has been arrested in connection with a series of arson attacks.

In the early hours of Monday (July 24) police were called to Charles Street, Worsbrough, where three cars had been set on fire with an arson attempt on a fourth.

Later that morning, officers were also called to Coniston Road, Oakwell and Swanee Road, Kendray, after it was reported that two more cars had been set alight.

No one was injured during the incidents.

A 28-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of arson, in connection to the incidents, although he has since been released under investigation as enquiries continue.

If you have any information about the incidents, please call 101 quoting incident number 49 of 24 July 2017.You can also pass information to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.