Car fire in Willesden may have been started by an arsonist

Resident claims to have seen a man fire bomb vehicle parked in Churchill Road

Fire crews were called to a car blaze in Willesden which may have been started by an arsonist.

A resident, who asked not to be named, claimed she saw a man fire bomb the vehicle which was parked in Churchill Road at around 11pm last night (Thursday).

She said the suspect threw a Molotov cocktail at the vehicle before fleeing on foot.

Fire crews took just under 30 minutes to tackle the blaze.

No one was injured.

Brent Police were unavailable for comment.