22/05/2014

Man Arrested Over Crossbow Attack

Police are investigating after a 29-year-old man was shot with a crossbow as he sat in his car.

The attack happened on Belgravia Avenue in the Lisburn Road area at about 17:20 on Wednesday.

The victim was sitting in a car along with a 29-year-old woman, who escaped injury.

The man's injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

Police say that a 28-year-old man was later arrested in connection with the incident and is being questioned on suspicion of attempted murder.

(MH/CD)

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