09/10/2019

Man Shot In Both Legs In L'Derry

A man has been shot in both legs in L'Derry.

The victim, aged in his 30s, was targeted at a house in Margaret Street in the Waterside area.

Two masked men entered the property at around 8.45pm and carried out the attack. The victim was taken to hospital for his injuries.
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While investigations are underway, police are appealing for anyone with information to contact them at Strand Road on 101 quoting reference 1838 of 08/10/19. Alternatively, details can be provided anonymously by contacting Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.



(JG/CM)

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