Monday 16 July 2018

Man shot four times in 'brutal and horrific attack'

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A man has been shot four times in the legs and abdomen in a paramilitary attack.

It happened in Lisfannon Park, Derry on Tuesday just after 9.30pm.

The 33-year-old was rushed to hospital where his injuries were described as serious but not life threatening.

Detective Sergeant Phelan said: "We believe four masked men were involved in this brutal and horrific attack and we would ask for the community’s help in identifying those individuals.

"Anyone with information can contact detectives on 101 quoting reference number 1346 08/08/17. Alternatively the Crimestoppers charity can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111."

Belfast Telegraph

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