DETECTIVES are appealing for witnesses following an arson attack on a house in Coolesson Walk in Limavady last night, Tuesday, November 27.
At around 11.30 pm police received a report that a wheelie bin had been placed at the rear door of the property and set alight.
A PSNI spokesperson said: “Police and NIFRS attended and the fire was extinguished.
“Damage was caused to the rear door of the property as a result.
“Thankfully there was no one in the property at the time.
“Detectives are treating the incident as arson with intent to endanger life.
“Detective Sergeant Wallace is appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident or anyone with any information that can assist with the investigation to contact detectives in Coleraine on 101 quoting reference 1392 27/11/18.
“Alternatively, information can also be provided to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, which is 100% anonymous and gives people the power to speak up and stop crime.”