According to locals, the incident is related to person issues between the proprietor of the crèche and her husband. The crèche-owner’s husband was behind the wheel of van. The couple was going through a divorce and the man should have appeared in court today.
After the incident the man through petrol into the family home and set it on fire. The 36-year-old died in the blaze. Two adjacent houses were also damaged.
The Judicial Authority have appointed a police surgeon and the forensics lab and a fire expert have been sent to the scene.
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