Two people have been arrested on suspicion of cultivating drugs after a cannabis grow operation went awry last night.
Fire fighters were called to St Martins Grove, Midway Avenue last night at 11:48pm, after equipment used to heat a cannabis growing operation caused a bedroom to catch fire.
Humberside Police were called to the scene at 12.10am where they arrested two people.
A police spokesperson said: “We have two people in custody, a 29-year-old Bridlington man and a 22-year-old Bridlington woman and Crime Scene Investigation have attended.
“They were arrested on suspicion of cultivating drugs.”
Humberside Fire and Rescue are now investigating the incident.