Northern Ireland

Three held after vehicle hijacking in Kilrea

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Image caption The vehicle hijacking happened in Kilrea on Sunday morning

Three men have been arrested after a car was hijacked in Kilrea, County Londonderry.

A man and woman were hauled out of their car at Blackrock Road in Kilrea in the early hours of Sunday morning after it was forced off the road.

They were not injured during the incident.

Three men, two aged 21 and one aged 18, were detained by police at Moneydig Road a short time later.

Police are investigating a link to a report of another vehicle being rammed and three cars found on fire in the immediate area.