Paint attack racist, say police

POLICE in Ballymoney are treating a paint attack on a property in the Main Street area as racist.

They are appealing for information after a report of criminal damage.

Some time between 11pm on Tuesday, 29th May and 6am on Wednesday, 30th May, it was reported that paint was thrown over an external staircase of a flat.

It is also believed that another premises received paint damage to the driveway and walls. Enquiries are continuing.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact police in Ballymoney on 08456008000. Or if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800555111.