Gardai in Leitrim are investigating after a car was set on fire at Cloonsarne, Aughavas, Co Leitrim overnight.
The vehicle was set alight at approximately 2.30am. Gardai say fire was contained to the car and no other property was damaged and no injuries reported.
While Gardai do not comment on named individuals, the car was parked outside the home of Martin Kenny TD, a local Sinn Fein TD.
Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald has condemned the attack. She described the fire as a frightening experience that appears to have been a very deliberate and targeted attack.
Investigations are ongoing.
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