Boys ‘held lighter’ to petrol tank in Magherafelt


POLICE have issued descriptions of two young boys believed to have been seen holding a lighter close to the petrol tank of a parked car in Magherafelt.

The incident is reported to have happened in the Mullaghboy Heights area of the town earlier this month.

One was small and wearing a blue hooded top and dark tracksuit bottoms and one had blonde hair and was wearing a dark coloured body warmer.

Anyone who could identify the children is asked to contact police on 0845 600 8000 or a member of your local Neighbourhood Team directly. 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.