Car and house targeted by arsonists

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Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
Police in Newry are appealing for information following two fires in Kilkeel on Wednesday, 11th May. psni15At 2.23am police received a report of a car on fire at Newry Street. The car was completely destroyed in the blaze. At 3.33am police received a report of a fire in a derelict house in Carn Gardens. NIFRS dealt with both fires which are being treated as arson. A 24 year old man has since been arrested on suspicion of arson and released on bail pending further enquiries. Police would like to hear from anyone who has information in relation to either of these incidents. They can be contacted on 101, quoting ref: 85 110516.
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May June 2016 updatedIf you prefer to provide information without giving your details you can contact the independent Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.
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