Youths charged after fire rips through Denny building

Three youths have been charged following a suspicious fire in Denny earlier this year.

By Jill Buchanan
Thursday, 1st August 2019, 1:21 pm

A blaze in the former Machan Engineering building in Broad Street was discovered around 4.30pm on Sunday, June 23.

Around £300,000 worth of damage was caused to the property.

The firm used to make all the country’s red post boxes until it closed in 2015.

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Roads were closed in the town centre while the emergency services dealt with the incident.

No-one was injured.

Following inquiries carried out by local police officers, two 14-year-old boys and a 15-year-old girl will now be reported in connection with this incident.