13-year-old boy charged with alleged fire-raising after damaging six cars at Aberdeen car park

The scene at the car park yesterday.

A 13-year-old boy has been arrested following a car park fire in Aberdeen which damaged six vehicles.

The fire broke out at the Denburn multi-storey in the city at around 4.15pm.

More than 40 firefighters were scrambled to the scene to extinguish the blaze and help make the area safe.

A police spokeswoman said: “Six vehicles inside the car park were damaged with two of them extensively damaged – they will be written off.”