A MAN is due in court after a garden shed was deliberately set alight in Cumbernauld.

The incident happened in Pine Court, Abronhill at around 2am this morning.

Police say a 23-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with the incident.

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He is expected to appear at Airdrie Sheriff Court this afternoon. 

Locals reported that the area was sealed off with a police car manning a cordon.