Man, 20, shot in knee in Derry

Man, 20, shot in knee in Derry

A 20-year-old man has been taken to hospital after he was shot in the knee in Londonderry on Sunday night.

It's believed a gang of three men were involved in the attack at around 11pm, when they broke into a house in the Osborne Street area.Two men ran upstairs and the man was shot in his right knee.Another man and a woman who were also present in the house at the time were held at gunpoint in a downstairs room by one of the gang.The man who was shot was taken by ambulance to Altnagelvin Hospital.Police are appealing for anyone with information to contact them on the non-emergency number, 101 or anonymously through Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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