Church set on fire
The altar at the Sts Peter and Paul Catholic church in Kingston was set on fire, allegedly by arsonists yesterday.
According to a media release issued on behalf of the church, fire was seen coming from the Sts Peter and Paul Church building about 1:30 a.m. on Sunday.
The Jamaica Fire Brigade was summoned and with the assistance of the church's security personnel, the fire was extinguished.
Several sections of the church have been badly damaged and furniture and appliances have been destroyed. Yesterday's service had to be held in the church hall as the worship house could not be used.