Hendron condemns petrol bomb attack

Local Alliance Belfast Councillor Maire Hendron has condemned the petrol bomb attack on a house in the Templemore Avenue area of east Belfast at 04:00am on Friday. A 42 year old women was in the house at the time but was uninjured. The Fire Service were able to put out the fire before it caused major damage.

Cllr Maire Hendron said: “This is a shocking attack on this woman’s house. I am only thankful that she was able to get out injured and that it did not cause major damage to the house.

“This attack could have been much worse if the fire had caught hold and spread throughout the house. Those who threw the petrol bomb must realise the potential deadly consequences of their actions.

“The people behind this attack must not be allowed to do this again, so I would urge anybody with any information about this petrol bomb to contact the police.”


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