Investigation launched into suspected arson attack in Derry

first_img Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Pinterest WhatsApp News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Twitter Google+ Investigation launched into suspected arson attack in Derry WhatsApp Homepage BannerNews Previous articleMinister in Donegal this for week for “Rural Opportunity” eventNext articleMichael Murphy dismisses referee influence theory News Highland Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORcenter_img Pinterest Police are appealing for information following a report of arson at residential premises at the Greenhaw Avenue, Shantallow area of Derry last night.At around 8:30pm, it was reported that a number of bins were alight spreading to a nearby oil tank at the back of a house in the area, causing it to go on fire.The fire then spread to the house, causing substantial damage to the property and neighbouring homes.A women in her 60s who was inside the property at the time of the incident, but managed to get out. She was treated for shock at the scene.Northern Ireland Fire & Rescue Service attended the scene and dealt with the fire. There were no reports of any injuriesPolice are also investigating a possible link to damage caused to a car parked in the Greenhaw Avenue area of Shantallow sometime between 9:30pm and 10:30pm.It is believed that a slate was thrown through the rear window of the car, causing damage to the vehicle.Enquiries are continuing and detectives are appealing to anyone who witnessed anything suspicious in the area to contact police at Strand Road on 101, By News Highland – April 10, 2019 Google+ Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty Harps come back to win in Waterford Facebook Facebook DL Debate – 24/05/21 Twitterlast_img read more