Arson attack in Portrush

The charred living room which was burnt out in an arson attack at a house in Glenmanus Portrush last week. PICTURE MARK JAMIESON.
The charred living room which was burnt out in an arson attack at a house in Glenmanus Portrush last week. PICTURE MARK JAMIESON.

DETECTIVES are appealing for information after a report of arson at a house in Glenmanus Park, Portrush, last Wednesday evening.

Shortly after 8:40pm, it was reported that a house was on fire in the area. It is not believed anyone was in the property at the time of the incident.

It was reported that all the windows in the house had been smashed and the front door had been damaged. It is believed the fire was started in the downstairs living room of the house.

A number of nearby residents were treated at a nearby hospital for smoke inhalation.

Anyone who has any information regarding this incident is asked to contact detectives on 0845 600 8000 or anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111