Police are appealing for witnesses after an arson attack in Wigan.
At around 10.30pm on Monday 31 March 2014, an accelerant was thrown on the door of a home on Silverdale Avenue, Higher Ince and set on fire.
The offender walked off.
Police Constable Sean Robinson said: â€œThis was a deliberate act and it is only after the homeowner noticed the fire underneath the door that he realised he was in danger. Â I would ask anyone who may have seen someone acting in a suspicious manner or leaving the house at around the same time as the fire, to contact us.â€
Anyone with information should phone police onÂ 0161 856 7124Â or the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, onÂ 0800 555 111.