Firework posted through letterbox of elderly woman’s house

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Police in Derry are investigating an incident in which a firework was posted through the letterbox of a house in the Bluebell Gardens area in the early hours of Saturday 9th January.

Constable Brendan Dallat said: “It was reported to police that at around 4am on Saturday morning, a firework was placed through the letterbox of a house, and set off. Damage was caused inside the house but the elderly female resident was not injured. Enquiries into the incident are ongoing and I would ask anyone with any information to contact police at Strand Road on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”