Gardai are investigating after thugs started a fire at a shop in Rathfarnham on Sunday night.
Gardai investigating after thugs start fire at shop in Rathfarnham
It is believed two young men set cardboard and empty gas cylinders on fire at a bunker adjacent to the Costcutter store on Taylor's Lane.
CCTV is thought to have caught the two men who started the fire.
Damage was caused to the fuel bunker at the shop although Dublin Fire Brigade were quick to respond and put the fire out.
The incident happened at 6:30pm while the shop was still open but no one was injured by the blaze.
Gardai confirmed they are investigating the incident but no arrests have been made at this time.
A Garda spokesperson said: "Gardai in Rathfarnham are investigating criminal damage caused to a fuel bunker at a shop in Taylors Lane, Dublin 16. The incident took place on Sunday the 7th of October 2018 at approx. 6.30pm."