Northern Ireland

PSNI probe suspicious Newry house fire

Mayobridge house
Image caption The house near Mayobridge was badly damaged in the blaze

Police in Newry have said they are treating a fire at a house in County Down as suspicious.

Officers received reports of the blaze at the property on Tamnaharry Hill near Mayobridge at about 0327 on Wednesday morning.

It is believed that a couple who live in the house were due back from honeymoon a couple of hours previously but were delayed.

Graffiti was also painted on the garage door.