A MAN has been jailed for two years after admitting to arson and possession of cannabis.

Grzegorz Kremienowski, of Winslet Place, Reading, was sentenced at Reading Crown Court on October 25.

At around 9.40pm on 7 August this year, the 23-year-old deliberately started a fire in a property on Winslet Road, Reading, causing damage to the property.

A quantity of cannabis was found and he was charged on the same day.

Detective constable Hunjan Devjeet, of Force CID at Reading station, said: “Kremienowski’s actions were dangerous and could have brought harm to neighbouring residents or emergency services.

“Thames Valley Police will always investigate arson and drug matters extremely seriously.”

Kremienowski admitted to arson and possession of Class B drugs and was sentenced to two years.