AN investigation has been launched into a suspected arson attack at a flat in Bewsey today, Monday.

Two fire crews were called to the first floor flat on Folly Lane at 11.40am following reports that a fire had been started deliberately.

It is understood no one was in the property at the time of the blaze.

Cheshire Police is appealing for anyone with information to call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.