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The Bridge Bar in Coleraine after it was targeted by vandals.

The Bridge Bar in Coleraine after it was targeted by vandals.

The Bridge Bar in Coleraine after it was targeted by vandals.

A bar in Co Londonderry has been targeted in an overnight attack by vandals.

The front windows of The Bridge Bar in Coleraine were smashed and paint was thrown at the doors and walls of the building in the early hours of Thursday morning.

A PSNI spokesperson said: "Police in Coleraine are investigating the report of criminal damage to licenced premises at Waterside Street on Thursday January 31.

"It is believed that paint was thrown on the outside of the bar and a number of windows smashed sometime between 4am and 5am on Thursday morning.

"Officers would ask anyone with any information about this incident to contact them in Coleraine on 101 quoting reference number 144 31/01/19.

"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."

Belfast Telegraph