GARDAI in Limerick have made two arrests following a house fire in the city.
The Gardai and fire services attended a house fire on the South Circular Road at approximately 2am.
No one was in the house at the time and the house was extensively damaged before the fire was brought under control.
Two males in their late teens were arrested by Gardai near to the scene.
They are being detained at Roxoboro Road Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.
The scene is preserved pending a technical and forensic examination.
Enquiries are ongoing.