Detective Chief Inspector Stephen Wright, explained: “We received a report of a car on fire at Hillhead Walk, Banbridge, around 10.55pm last night (Wednesday, 24 September). A black Fiesta Edge had been set alight.
“We attended immediately and arrested a 39 year old man a short time later.
“He is currently in custody assisting us with our enquiries. We are also investigating possible links to a number of other arson attacks which have occurred in the Banbridge area.
“If you have information which you believe may help us with our enquiries, please contact us in Banbridge on the 101 number.”
If you prefer to provide information without giving your details you can contact the independent Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.