The Renault Scenic, which was possibly red or maroon, was discovered in a field on the Ringdufferin Road at around9.45am on Thursday morning. The vehicle had been completely destroyed by fire.
Detectives are keen to speak to anyone who noticed a similar vehicle in the area or anyone who may have witnessed the car being abandoned and set alight.
They can be contacted at Downpatrick CID on 0845 600 8000.]]>