Teen held over petrol bomb attack

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An 18-year-old man is being questioned about a petrol bomb attack in County Antrim.

He was arrested after a petrol bomb was thrown at a police vehicle at about 19:00 BST on Thursday.

It was patrolling the Belfast Road in Lisburn at the time. The petrol bomb did not damage the vehicle but landed on the road beside it.

The man was arrested and is being questioned about the attack.

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