Hazzard condemns Crossgar arson attack
South Down MLA Chris Hazzard has condemned an arson attack on a children's playpark in Crossgar.
The South Down MLA said;
"This is a despicable act of vandalism on a very popular and much needed play facility in Crossgar.
"Whoever set the park ablaze obviously showed absolutely regard for local families or their local area.
"Anyone with information on this attack should bring it forward to to PSNI.
"I hope the authorities can now carry out a speedy and thorough investigation so that we can bring the perpetrators to justice and the village can have the facilities restored as soon as possible."