Northern Ireland

Arson attack at house in Cullybackey

There has been an arson attack at a house in Cullybackey, County Antrim.

A wheelie bin was set on fire and placed against the back door of the property in the Pottinger Street area at about 04:00 BST on Sunday.

There were three people in the house at the time of the incident. The fire was quickly extinguished by one of the occupants and no-one was injured.

Police are treating the attack as a hate crime.