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Two houses attacked with petrol bombs in Drogheda overnight

They come less than 48 hours after a gunman opened fire and sprayed bullets at a house.

Ashleigh Heights, Drogheda, Co Louth
Ashleigh Heights, Drogheda, Co Louth
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TWO HOUSES HAVE been attacked with petrol bombs in Drogheda, Co Louth.

In the first incident, at about 12.20am this morning, one was found at a house in Ashleigh Heights.  

Gardaí say that a window was broken but no one was injured.

In the second incident at about 4am, one was thrown through the window of a house in Springfield Court. No one was injured.

Gardaí say that their investigations into both incidents are ongoing.

They come less than 48 hours after a gunman opened fire and sprayed bullets at a house hitting a man three times. Gardaí are treating it as attempted murder.

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