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Man, 55, arrested in Belfast house fire inquiry

Published 14/02/2016

Police in Belfast have arrested a 55-year-old man in connection with a fire at a house in the north of the city
Police in Belfast have arrested a 55-year-old man in connection with a fire at a house in the north of the city

A 55-year-old man has been arrested after a suspected arson attack on a house.

Police said the blaze was started deliberately inside the property on Glencairn Crescent in north Belfast at about 6.30pm on Saturday.

The house, which was empty at the time, was completely gutted.

Detectives have appealed for witnesses.

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