03/07/2015

Police Vehicle Attacked In East Belfast

A police vehicle has been attacked with petrol bombs in east Belfast on Thursday night.

The incident happened in St Patrick's Walk at around 8pm.
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Three petrol bombs were thrown at the vehicle, however there were no reports of any injuries or damage.

Police are appealing to anyone with information to contact them.

(CD/JP)

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