29/11/2018

Limavady House Targeted In Arson Attack

Detectives are appealing for witnesses following an arson attack on a house in Limavady on Tuesday 27 November.

The attack happened in the Coolesson Walk area at around 11.30pm.

Police received a report that a wheelie bin was placed at the rear door of the property and set alight.

No one was in the house at the time.

Officers attended the scene, along with the Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service who extinguished the blaze.

The back door of the property was damaged.
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Detective Sergeant Wallace said the incident is being treated as arson with intent to endanger life and is appealing for anyone with information who can assist the investigation to contact detectives in Coleraine on 101, quoting reference 1392 of 27 November.



(JG)

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