Northern Ireland

Attack on car in west Belfast treated as hate crime by police

Police have said they are treating an attack on a car in west Belfast as a hate crime.

Detectives said they received a report at 02:45 GMT on Sunday that three men had smashed the windows of a car parked outside a house on Blacks Road.

The men made off in the direction of Ladybrook.

The car was substantially damaged. Police appealed for anyone with information to contact them.