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Gardai investigate arson attack

NewsBy Morgan Flanagan Creagh
Gardai investigate arson attack

Gardai are investigating an attempted arson attack which took please at a home near Monasterboice in County Louth.

Gardai are investigating an attempted arson attack which took please at a home near Monasterboice in County Louth.

Reports indicate that gardai and the fire services were called to the property at approximately 2am this morning.

It is believed that a petrol bomb or similar incendiary device was thrown through the bungalow’s window.

The residents of the house were able to escape after one person tackled the blaze and raised the alarm.

Two units of the Louth Fire Service attended the scene.

Nobody was injured.

Gardaí in Drogheda are appealing for witnesses (041) 9874200