Investigation launched as four escape home blaze in early hours
Gardaí in Louth are investigating a suspected arson case that happened last night.
Gardaí were called to a house on the Old Road in Monasterboice, Drogheda, last night after 2am.
There were four people in the house but no one was injured after they managed to escape and raise the alarm.
Gardaí are investigating reports that something was thrown through the window to start the fire.
Units from the Louth Fire Service attended the scene and managed to put the fire out.
The scene has been preserved for technical examination and gardaí are appealing for witnesses.