Police investigate arson attack at Cookstown convent

Police are investigating an arson attack at a convent in Cookstown, Co Tyrone. Credit: UTV

A fire at a convent in Cookstown, which completely destroyed a shed, is being treated as arson by police.

Two windows in the convent building in the Battery Road area were also smashed.

The incident was reported to police shortly after 7am on Saturday.

Detectives are appealing for anyone who witnessed anything suspicious in the area to contact them on 101.