Hunt for two men after cars set on fire in ‘targeted attack’

Five vehicles were burnt out in Glasgow's Pollokshields in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

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Police are hunting two men who set five cars on fire in a “targeted attack” in Glasgow.

The vehicles were set alight shortly before 2.35am on Tuesday on Herriet Street and Maxwell Road in Pollokshields.

Two men were seen at the cars; one was wearing dark-coloured clothing and the other was in a light hooded top and dark trousers.

Investigators are working to identify them and have appealed to the public for help.

Detective constable Heather Ferry said: “We believe this was a targeted attack by these two men and I would urge anyone who was in the area early on Tuesday morning, who seen them acting suspiciously, or who has any information or footage regarding this crime to contact us.”

Anyone with information can contact officers through 101 quoting 0280 of August 17. Alternatively, Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111.