POLICE arrested a 19-year old for torching a paper recycling skip in Almeria city.
The detention relates to an incident in October, when the fire service was called out to extinguish the blaze on Calle Firmamento.
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The company responsible for the recycling service reported the fire, which caused nearly €1,000 of damage.
Police investigations confirmed the fire had been started on purpose. Thanks to footage from nearby security cameras they were able to identify the suspected arsonist, a young man with a police record.