DETECTIVES are investigating an arson attack at a quarry which has left a damages bill of over half a million pounds.
Police say a caterpillar Digger 345, similar to the one in the photo, was deliberately set alight at Whitemountain Quarry, on Comber’s Ballystockart Rd, Comber on Sunday evening February 9.
Also burnt out was a Volvo 180 loading shovel.
The total value of damage caused is around £550, 000.
Anyone who witnessed anything suspicious in the area please ring 0845 6008000 and ask for Ards CID.