Police are investigating a vehicle arson in the Lower Square area of Castlewellan on Thursday night.
Inspector Quinn said: “Shortly after 11:00 pm it was reported that a van which had been parked outside a property in this vicinity was set alight.
"The van was completely destroyed as a result of this ignition."
Anyone with information is asked to contact 101 quoting reference 1458 03/05/18.
Alternatively, information can also be provided to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.