Northern Ireland

Housing Executive van set on fire in north Belfast

Van arson north Belfast Image copyright Pacemaker
Image caption Police said the driver of the van was ordered out before it was set alight by two males

Police have launched an investigation after a Housing Executive van was set on fire in north Belfast.

The van was attacked on Jamaica Road shortly after midday.

Insp Ian Lockyer said: "The driver of the van was ordered to get out by two males who then set the van alight."

The police have appealed for witnesses.