Restaurant damaged in arson attack

A restaurant has been extensively damaged in an arson attack in Co Antrim today.

The bistro blaze started shortly before 2.30am in Main Street, Bushmills.

Nearby properties were smoke damaged and a hostel for homeless people evacuated for a short period.

Nobody was injured.


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