POLICE are appealing for witnesses following an arson attack on a Dewsbury home.
The steps of the property in Mill Street West, Savile Town, were dowsed in petrol and set alight.
The fire caused some damage to the house but nobody was hurt.
Forensic teams visited the house and police are checking CCTV footage from the area. Police are looking for a man of medium build, 5ft 2ins to 5ft 4ins tall, with a round figure.
He had shoulder-length dark hair and wore light coloured trousers.
The attack took place between 8.30pm and 8.45pm on Saturday.
Anyone with information should phone Dewsbury CID on 01924 431022.