Man arrested – Threats to kill and attempted arson (Southport) March 27th, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Photo: Police Scientific attends the scene (7:15pm) Man arrested – Threats to kill and attempted arson (Southport) Emergency services were called to Alexandra Road, Southport shortly after 6:30pm this evening following reports of a disturbance, Sunday 27 March 2016. The altercation started earlier this afternoon between two brothers which later led to the non-resident brother trying to set fire to the flat. A man was arrested at the scene after making threats to kill and attempted arson of the flats within the building. He was taken to Copy lane police station for further questioning. Two fire engines attended the scene and section of Alexandra Road road near to Knowsley Road was cordoned off by police. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!