29/09/2016

Investigation Launched Following Shooting Incident In South Belfast

Police have launched an investigation following a shooting incident in south Belfast.

The attack happened in Eliza Street Terrace shortly after 8.50pm on Wednesday, 28 September.

Police received reports that a number of shots had been fired at the back of a house in the area.

Residents who were in the house at the time were not injured, however they were left shaken.
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Detective Sergeant Natalie McNally said: "I would ask anyone with any information about this incident to contact detectives at Musgrave Police Station on the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference number 1212 of 28/09/16.

"Or if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111."

(CD/MH)

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