Northern Ireland

Derry: Bin is set on fire outside house

Police are investigating an overnight attack on a house in Londonderry in which a bin was pushed up against the front door and set alight.

It happened in Brookdale Park, Shantallow at about 04:30 GMT.

Firefighters were called to extinguish the fire and said they believed it was started maliciously.

No-one was injured in the incident but police have appealed to anyone who has information about it to call the non-emergency police number 101.