Men charged over petrol bombing

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Two men are due to appear in court today (Monday, September 15) on charges relating to the petrol bombing of a home in Cullybackey in the early hours of Sunday morning.

The men, aged 46 and 32, have been charged with arson with intent to endanger life, criminal damage and possession of a petrol bomb.

The 46-year-old man has also been charged with throwing a petrol bomb.

The charges relate to the petrol bombing of a home on the Cullybackey Road.

Police are treating the incident as a hate crime.

The two men are due to appear in Coleraine Magistrates’ Court on Monday morning.

As is normal procedure all charges will be reviewed by the Public Prosecution Service.