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Shocking CCTV footage shows car being set on fire in Oldham

Police have released shocking CCTV footage of a car being set on fire in an arson attack in Oldham.

The footage shows a person, believed to be a man, walking down Anchor Street prior to the fire at about 5am on Monday 9 May.

Four cars were damaged as a result of the attack.

No arrests have been made and enquiries are ongoing, Greater Manchester Police has said. 

Police Constable Sarah Holland, of GMP's Oldham district, said: "This was a deliberate act that fortunately didn't result in any injuries.

"We are keen to speak to the person in the CCTV or anyone who was in the area at the time who may have some information."

Any information should be passed to police online via the LiveChat facility, if able, or by calling 101 quoting incident 517 of 09/05/2022.

Details can be passed anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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