Property Badly Smoke Damaged In Rasharkin

A property has been badly smoke damaged in Rasharkin after a firework exploded at the door of the house.

The incident happened in the Carnfintan Park area in the early hours of Sunday, 18 April.

No-one was injured during the incident.

A PSNI spokesperson said: "Police received a report of attempted criminal damage at approximately 3am after a firework exploded at the door of a house resulting in excess smoke damage.
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"Police and the Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service attended. 

"There are no reports of any injuries."

Police are appealing to anyone with information to contact them.

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