A car was set on fire on Saturday in an early morning targeted attack in Motherwell.

Police were called to Wood Crescent at around 2.45am after a blue Audi A3 was set on fire.

They believe the attack was targeted, and are now appealing to anyone in the local area who saw the incident or has information to come forward.

There were no injuries.

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A police spokesman said: "We are appealing for information following a wilful fire-raising in the Wood Crescent area of Motherwell.

"No one was injured as a result of this incident and our enquiries are ongoing."

Anyone with information is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101 quoting incident 577 of September 14.

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.