Car destroyed in arson attack

Gardai investigating a car fire in Tipperary Town this week have appealed to the public for help in solving the crime.

Gardai investigating a car fire in Tipperary Town this week have appealed to the public for help in solving the crime.

The blue Peugeot 406 was set alight in the Abbey Street Car Park in Tipperary around 8am on Monday and four youths were seen running from the vehicle. The vehicle was destroyed in the blaze, which was put under control by the fire brigade.

A spokesman for Tipperary Town Garda Station urged anyone who witnessed the car fire and the youths involved to contact the garda station at (062) 51212.