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Co Armagh house set on fire in deliberate broad daylight attack

Incident happened on Wednesday afternoon

A house was deliberately set on fire in County Armagh on Wednesday afternoon.

Police are appealing for information following the report of criminal damage that was caused to a premises located in the Drumgor Heights area of Craigavon.

It was reported that at approximately 2.30pm on Wednesday, July 5, a fire was deliberately ignited at a premises in the Drumgor Heights area of Craigavon.

As a result, significant damage was caused to the property.

Detective Constable Kelly Foley said: “We are appealing to anyone that may have witnessed any suspicious activity in the area at the time to contact Lurgan Police Station on the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference 635 of the 05/07/17.

“Or, alternatively if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.”

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