Northern Ireland

Houses damaged in west Belfast petrol bomb attack

Two houses have been damaged in a petrol bomb attack in west Belfast

It happened in Hawthorne Street at about 01:00 GMT. It caused scorch damage to the living room of one house and to the window of the other property.

A car parked in the area at the time was also vandalised - its tyres were slashed.

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