Northern Ireland

Man injured in east Belfast arson attack

Gawn Street Belfast Image copyright Google
Image caption Police said they received a report that a petrol bomb was thrown at a house the Gawn Street area

A man in his 40s has suffered minor injuries after an arson attack at a house in east Belfast.

Police said they received a report that a petrol bomb was thrown at a house in the Gawn Street area at about 01:00 BST on Saturday morning.

A number of windows at the home were smashed and a vehicle was also set on fire.

Police have appealed for information.