Petrol bomb attack in NI village - appeal for information

Police are appealing for information following a report of a petrol bomb incident at a property in Co Antrim last night (Wednesday 3rd March).

Thursday, 4th March 2021, 8:52 am
Updated Thursday, 4th March 2021, 11:43 am

The incident happened in Kells.

Inspector Michelle Adams said: “Just after 9.30pm, it was reported that a petrol bomb had been thrown at a house in the Crosshill View area.

“A window was smashed and the front door was damaged during the incident.

Police are hoping to find out what happened

“No-one was in the property at the time.”

Police are now appealing for anyone with information about the incident to contact them.

“We would appeal to anyone who witnessed anything suspicious in the area yesterday evening or who has any information, to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 1930 of 03/03/21. Alternatively, information can also be provided to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 which is 100% anonymous and gives people the power to speak up and stop crime.”

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