Police are appealing for information after two vehicles were damaged by fire in the Balfour Avenue area of the town.
Details of the incident which happened in the early hours of Saturday, September 12 have only been released by the PSNI.
The blaze was reported at 00.38. Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service say the fire was caused deliberately. A nearby fence was also damaged by the blaze.
Anyone who may have witnessed this incident or who has any information is asked to contact police at Newtownabbey on the non-emergency number 101 or if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity ‘Crimestoppers’ and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.