Two cars gutted in overnight arson attack in Glengormley

Police investigating an overnight arson attack in Glengormley have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

Friday, 27th May 2016, 12:33 pm
Updated Friday, 27th May 2016, 3:28 pm
Two Renault cars parked at Glebecoole Park were gutted in an arson attack in the early hours of Friday morning, May 27.

Two Renault cars parked on the street at Glebecoole Park were deliberately set alight shortly before 3am on Friday, May 27.

Firefighters from Glengormley Fire Station were quickly on the scene and extinguished the blaze, but both vehicles were extensively damaged.

A spokesman for the Northern Ireland Fire & Rescue Service confirmed that “the incident is being treated as deliberate.”

A PSNI spokesperson said they are still trying to establish a motive for the attack and have appealed for anyone with relevant information to contact investigating officers at Newtownabbey Station on 101.