Belfast Telegraph

Arson attack on east Belfast house

An arson attack has caused damage to a house in east Belfast.

It happened in Island Street on Friday night.

PSNI detective constable Johnston said: "It is understood this attack occurred shortly before midnight and was started in a shed at the back of the property before spreading throughout it causing mainly smoke damage.

"Fortunately, the property is currently unoccupied."

Police have appealed for information.

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