05/02/2019

Antrim Barber Shop Fire 'Suspected Arson'

Police are treating a fire at a business premises in Antrim as a suspected arson attack.

It is believed the blaze was started at a Turkish Barbers on High Street on the evening of Monday 04 February.

Emergency services, including three fire engines, attended the scene.
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Detective Sergeant Lenaghan said: "Substantial damage was caused to the interior of the premises following the incident which is believed to have occurred sometime between 7.30pm and 8pm on Monday evening.

"We are treating this incident as deliberate and I would appeal for anyone who may have information which could assist our investigation or who noticed any suspicious activity in the area at the time to contact detectives at Antrim on 101 quoting 1282 04/02/19.

"Alternatively, information can also be provided to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 which is 100% anonymous and gives people the power to speak up and stop crime."



(JG/CM)

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