Police investigating an arson in Downhill in Sunderland are appealing for information.
The incident happened on Wednesday, October 7, at a house in Kingsclere Square in Downhill in Sunderland. A bottle containing flammable liquid was thrown at the house causing minor damage to outside walls.
No-one was injured in the incident.
Officers are carrying out regular patrols in the area to offer reassurance to local residents who may be concerned.
Any witnesses to the fire are asked to contact Northumbria Police on 101 ext 69191 quoting reference 1043 071015 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.