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14/07/2017

17-Year-Old Shot Three Times In West Belfast Attack

A 17-year-old boy is being treated in hospital after being shot three times in an attack in west Belfast.

According to police the teenager was attacked in the Downfine Gardens area of Belfast shortly before 11pm on Thursday, 13 July.

Police said that the teenagers injuries are not believed to be life-threatening but they described the incident as a "brutal and horrific attack".
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Anyone with any information about the incident in asked to contact Musgrave Street Police Station, or if they wish to remain anonymous Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

(MH/LM)

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