A 28-year-old man is being held by police on suspicion of arson following a fire at a health food shop in Newcastle Emlyn earlier this week.

The fire at Riverside Health in Adpar was spotted during the early hours of Tuesday, November 27.

No-one was injured.

Posting on the store’s Facebook page, the owner thanked all those who had offered help and support in the wake of the incident.

A Dyfed-Powys Police spokesman said: “A 28-year-old male has been arrested on suspicion of arson and currently remains in police custody.”

“Anyone who has information that could help the investigation is asked to contact police on 101.”