Police believe that a customer may have started a fire at a Currys tech store in Sydenham.

Police attended Sydenham's Bell Green Retail Park on April 10, along with London Fire Brigade at around 3.39pm.

Four fire engines and approximately 25 firefighters were sent to the location to control the blaze.

They brought the fire under control by 4.09pm with help from crews from Forest Hill, Lewisham, Greenwich, and Woodside fire stations.

Police have said that the fire was allegedly set by a customer.

No injuries were reported.

No arrests were made at the scene, and officers have now launched an investigation.

The public has been asked to share relevant information by contacting the police on 101 quoting CAD 4644/10Apr.

A spokesperson for Metropolitan Police said: “Police were contacted at around 15:39hrs on Wednesday, 10 April by the London Fire Brigade who reported a fire at Currys, Bell Green Retail Park, Sydenham.

“Officers attended. The London Fire Brigade dealt with the fire. There were no reported injuries.

“It is alleged that the fire was started by a customer. No arrests were made at the time but enquiries are ongoing.

“Anyone who has any information that could help should call police on 101 quoting CAD 4644/10Apr.”

A spokesperson for London Fire Brigade said: “The London Fire Brigade also released a statement on the incident. It said: "Four fire engines and around 25 firefighters tackled a fire on Spine Road in Bell Green.

“Part of a single-storey retail shop was damaged by fire. There were no reports of any injuries.

"The Brigade was called at 1534 and the fire was brought under control by 1609. Crews from Forest Hill, Lewisham, Greenwich and Woodside fire stations attended the scene.

“The cause of the fire is under investigation by the Brigade and Metropolitan Police."