South Dublin pub attacked with petrol bomb while punters were inside
The flames were put out by a member of staff using a fire extinguisher
- 15:39, 18 JUN 2022
- Updated15:42, 18 JUN 2022
Punters in a south Dublin pub had their night out turn into chaos after someone threw a petrol bomb at the bar.
The incident occurred just after midnight and, thankfully, nobody was injured.
The flames were put out by a member of staff using a fire extinguisher.
Video footage of the aftermath of the incident, which was seen by Dublin Live, shows a man putting out the flames with an extinguisher.
No arrests have been made but the gardai are investigating the incident.
A garda spokesman said: “I refer to your query and confirm Gardaí are investigating an incident of criminal damage by fire at a licenced premises in Loughlinstown, Dublin shortly after midnight this morning Saturday 18th June, 2022.
“Damage was done to the property and investigations ongoing.”