Car arson suspect released on bail

Fire brigade
Fire brigade

A man arrested following the arson attack on a car in the Drumgor Heights area on Wednesday has been released on police bail.

The 35-year-old had been arrested on suspicion of a number of offences including arson, threats to kill, common assault and assault on police.

Firefighters who went to extinguish the blaze shortly after 9pm were assaulted as were police officers at the scene.

Superintendent David Moore said the man had been released pending further enquiries.