Shed damaged in arson attack

DETECTIVES in Magherafelt are appealing for information after a shed was set on fire in the Leckagh Drive area during the early hours of Tuesday. It was fortunate the fire did not spread to any other neighbouring homes.

Two youths wearing hooded tops and jeans were seen in a grassy area close to the property just after midnight. Anyone who cold identify the youths or provide any further information in relation to the incident is asked to contact police on 0845 600 8000. 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.