Burnley arson pair sent for crown trial

First published in Crime

TEENAGERS have appeared before Burnley magistrates accused of an arson attack on a community centre.

Foyzul Hoque, 18, and a 15-year-old youth, have each been accused of two charges relating to a Daneshouse Community Centre fire on April 16.

Hoque, of Fifth Avenue, Burnley, will plead not guilty to two arson offences.

The youth, from Reedley, also charged with damaging a door there, has not indicated pleas.

Both were sent both on bail for trial, to appear at the town’s crown court on May 14.

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