Sunday 17 December 2017

Man shot in elbows, knees and ankles in suspected dissident attack

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A man was rushed to hospital after he was shot in the elbows, knees and ankles during a punishment-style attack.

The 23-year-old was shot on Dakota Avenue in Newtownards, Co Down on Wednesday night.

The Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) said his injuries were not life threatening and have appealed for information.

The victim is in a stable condition in hospital.

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