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Burning car pushed into Armagh house

NewsBy Jamie McDowell
Richhill arson attack (PACEMAKER BELFAST)
Richhill arson attack (PACEMAKER BELFAST)
Richhill arson attack (PACEMAKER BELFAST)
Richhill arson attack (PACEMAKER BELFAST)
Richhill arson attack (PACEMAKER BELFAST)
Richhill arson attack (PACEMAKER BELFAST)

A burning car has been pushed into a home in County Armagh.

The incident happened at around 5.40am on Wednesday morning in Richhill.

A 65-year-old man and woman, and a 30-year-old man were in the house at the time and escaped unhurt.

Detective Constable Colin Robinson said: “A number of nearby homes were evacuated by police as a precaution while the Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service dealt with the blaze.

“We are keen to hear from anyone with information about this crime or from anyone who may have been in the area at around 5.30am this morning. The number to call is 101.”