Belfast Telegraph

Police appeal for information after arson attack on Co Derry house

Police are appealing for information following an arson attack at a house in the Fern Drive area of Magherafelt on Tuesday, March 20

Shortly after 12:30 am a bottle containing flammable liquid was thrown through the window of a property which then started a fire in the downstairs area of it. 

Police attended the scene along with NIFRS and whilst there was damage to the dwelling’s interior, no injuries to the occupants were sustained as a result of the attack .

Detective Constable Paula McGale appealed for anyone with information to come forward.

"Anyone with information should contact 101 quoting reference 22 20/03/18. 

"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,” she said.

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