14/01/2020

Man Shot In West Belfast

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

The attack happened in the Burnaby Walk area at around 5.55pm on Monday afternoon, 13 January.

The victim is receiving treatment for gunshot wounds to his knee and foot.
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Police have launched an appeal for information. Anyone with details they believe to be relevant is urged to contact Musgrave Station on non-emergency line 101, quoting reference 1785 of 13/01/20.

Witnesses can also submit information anonymously via Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111.



(JG/CM)

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