Northern Ireland

St John's GAA club raid: 19-year-old charged

GAA club fire
Image caption The club was burgled and set on fire

A 19-year-old man has been charged with burglary and handling stolen property over a raid at St John's GAA club in west Belfast.

The damage to the club was discovered at about 0500 BST on Saturday.

The premises had been broken into and extensive fire and smoke damage caused to the bar.

Gaming machines were also smashed and the contents taken, along with some alcohol and two cash registers.

A 15-year-old boy arrested over the incident was released on bail.