Car hijacked and van set on fire in Derry

A car has been hijacked and set on fire in Londonderry.

Two men, one armed with a gun, stopped the Smart car in Kildrum Gardens at around 2230 BST on Tuesday and set it on fire a short distance away.

At around the same time a van was discovered on fire in nearby Westway in Creggan.

The police have appealed for information.