West Midlands Police are investigating a suspected arson attack on a Frankley home.
West Midlands Fire Service were called at around 11pm last night (Tuesday 10th July) after a fire at a home in Dorset Close.
It is believed that the fire began when the porch was purposefully set alight.
Fortunately, no-one was inside the house at the time and there are no reports of any injuries.
Anyone with information can call police on 101; quoting log number 20BW/155474F/18. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or visit www.crimestoppers-uk.org