Pipe bomb thrown at pensioners house in Derry

A pensioners home has been targetted in an overnight pipe bomb attack in Derry.

The incident happened at 11.15pm last night when a masked person threw the object at the house in the Glenbank Road area.

A police spokeswoman said the object exploded causing extensive damage to the building.

Foyle MLA Mark H Durkan said luckliy no-one was injured.......

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