Northern Ireland

Woman escapes injury in Londonderry petrol bomb attack

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A 20-year-old woman has escaped injury when a petrol bomb and paint bomb were thrown at the front of a house in Londonderry.

The incident, in the city's Kingsmere Gardens area, occurred shortly before 09:00 BST on Thursday.

A living room window was smashed and the property suffered scorch damage.

Detectives have appealed for anyone with information about the attack to contact them.