Newtonabbey fire leaves baby needing medical treatment
A 36-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of arson endangering life after a fire in Newtownabbey left a baby needing medical treatment.
The incident happened in the Glenville Park area early on Wednesday, during which petrol was poured through the letter box of a house and set alight.
A man in the house was unhurt. The three-month-old baby had to be treated for smoke inhalation at the scene.
The parents and baby boy escaped the ground floor flat through a window.
The fire was extinguished before police arrived.