Incendiary device set alight outside Banbridge home

Crossing concerns: Local DUP representatives Junior McCrum and Sydney Anderson at the town centre puffin crossing in Newry Street, Banbridge. INBLcrossing
Crossing concerns: Local DUP representatives Junior McCrum and Sydney Anderson at the town centre puffin crossing in Newry Street, Banbridge. INBLcrossing

Police in Banbridge are investigating after a vehicle was damaged by fire outside a house in Larchwood Court.

Inspector O’Connor said: “A crude incendiary, believed at this point to have been a container of flammable liquid, was set alight under the vehicle shortly before 3am.

A similar device was found underneath a second car at the property.

“The scene will be examined this morning in day light.

“Anyone who can assist the police investigation into this incident can contact officers on 101.”