A MAN has been arrested after a fire in Bognor Regis.
Police were called shortly before 5am this morning (Thursday, September 12) after smoke was spotted coming from a Chinese takeaway on Station Road.
More than 30 firefighters were called to the scene.
No-one was in the property at the time, and West Sussex Fire and Rescue had the fire under control by 5.15am.
The fire is being treated as arson, and a 27-year-old man was arrested nearby on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life.
He remains in custody as investigations continue.