28/09/2004

Gun shots fired at flats in Coleraine

Police are appealing for information after a number of shots were fired at flats in Co Londonderry on Monday.

The incident occurred at two flats in Harpur's Hill, Coleraine at around 9pm.

No one was injured in the attack which saw shots fired at an upstairs and downstairs flat.

Police have yet to establish a motive for the attack but have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

(MB)

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