Paint bombs thrown at Orange Hall

Paint bomb attack  damage to an Orange Hall on Lislaban Road in Cloughmills. It is believed that two paint bombs were thrown at the hall sometime over the weekend.
 
Picture by Brian Little / Press Eye
Paint bomb attack damage to an Orange Hall on Lislaban Road in Cloughmills. It is believed that two paint bombs were thrown at the hall sometime over the weekend. Picture by Brian Little / Press Eye

Police in Ballymena are investigating the report of criminal damage to an Orange Hall on Lislaban Road in Cloughmills at the weekend.

Sergeant Rainey said “It is believed that two paint bombs were thrown at the hall sometime between 11:30 pm on Saturday, 22 July & 11:30 am of Sunday, 23 July.

Picture by Brian Little / Press Eye

Picture by Brian Little / Press Eye

Police have appealed for witnesses and are treating the incident as a hate crime. Anyone with any information is asked to contact police at Ballymena on 101 quoting reference 651 23/07/17. Information can also be given anonymously through the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”