Stanley Blake, 42, torched the trees growing by the side of Broad Street, Dagenham, on at least three occasions this year.It's most odd, because his address is given as Porters Avenue, which as you can see from Googlemaps isn't exactly a treeless wasteland:
The blaze damaged a telegraph pole causing a number of homes to temporarily lose their phone line, according to residents living in the area.
Blake, of Porters Avenue, Dagenham, has been handed an Anti-Social Behaviour Order (Asbo) by the council and police barring him from entering Broad Street and nearby Armstead Walk until April 2013.
Thursday, 26 May 2011
If A Tree Burns In Porters Avenue And There's No One Around To See It...
...then maybe Stanley Blake has found a cunning way to get round his ASBO: