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Lucky escape after front door of family home set on fire

A County Armagh family has had a lucky escape after an arson attack on their home.

Shortly after midnight today (Sunday), the front door area of the property at Ardboe Drive in Lurgan was deliberately set on fire.Fire and rescue

Police said: “This is a family home in a built up residential area.

“Thankfully none of the occupants in the house were hurt.

“We are investigating this incident and are very keen to hear from anyone who may have seen or heard anything that may be connected to it.”

Anyone who can help is asked to ring the police non-emergency number 101 or if you prefer you can call anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111

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