POLICE are investigating an arson attack which resulted in damage to property.

Two boys, believed to be in their early teens, were responsible for the incident, officers say.

The fire was in Yeovil on Monday, April 26, between 4.45pm and 5.45pm.

An Avon and Somerset Police spokesperson said: "Two boys, thought to be in their teens, deliberately started a fire in a bush in Thorne Gardens which quickly spread and resulted in damage to property.

"The incident happened between 4.45pm and 5.45pm.

"Witnesses have described the offenders as being around 13-14 years old and around 5ft 7in tall.

"One was wearing all black clothing and the other was wearing a black and white Adidas tracksuit, and possibly holding a small white box."

Anyone with information that could help police identify them is asked to call 101, quoting crime reference number 5221089810.