Police in Neath Port Talbot are appealing for information following a fire which happened in Ynysydarren Road, Ystalyfera during the early hours of this morning (Wednesday 25thÂ June).
Emergency services were called shortly before 1am when some rubbish was set on fire next to the former Ystalyfera Police Station which then spread, causing minor damage to the building.
Detective Inspector Trudi Meyrick of Neath CID said: â€œWe believe that some rubbish has been deliberately set alight and the fire has then spread, causing some minor damage to the outside of the building and smoke damage inside.
â€œWe are appealing for witnesses who may have seen anyone near the old police station in Ystalyfera during Tuesday evening upto around 1am when the fire was discovered.â€
Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymouslyÂ 0800 555 111Â quoting occurrence number 1400225071.