Cops probe as car set alight on Aberdeen street

Police are investigating after a car was torched in Aberdeen.

Officers in Torry are looking into the wilful fire raising of a silver Vauxhall Astra which occurred in the early hours of this morning on Girdleness Road.

Investigating officer Detective Constable Richard Greaves said: “Scottish Fire and Rescue Service attended and quickly extinguished the fire.

“Thankfully no one was injured as a result of this incident.

“If anyone recalls seeing any suspicious activity in the Girdleness Road area of Torry in the early hours of yesterday morning I would ask them to get in touch with police quoting reference 169 of Sept 14”