22/08/2019

Man Hospitalised After North Belfast Shooting

A man has been hospitalised following a shooting in north Belfast.

Police are probing the paramilitary style incident in the Ardoyne area last night, Wednesday 21 August.

The victim, a man in his forties, was shot in both legs. He is believed to be in stable condition today.
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Anyone with information on the shooting is urged to contact detectives using non-emergency line 101.



(JG/CM)

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