Man injured in Ballymoney shooting

Published Tuesday, 15 January 2013
Comments
Toggle font size
Print

A man has been taken to hospital after he was shot in the leg in Ballymoney, Co Antrim.

Man injured in Ballymoney shooting
Police are investigating the alleged shooting. (© UTV)

It was reported that at around 10pm on Monday the 31-year-old was shot after a man approached him in the Linenhall Street area.

He was treated in hospital for his injuries which aren't believed to be life threatening.

A suspected firearm was recovered from the area and taken away for forensic examination.

Police have appealed to anyone who was in the area at the time of the attack, witnessed the attack or saw anything suspicious or any suspicious vehicles in the area to contact them.

© UTV News
Comments Comments
0 Comments
No comments. Be the first to comment.
POST A COMMENT:
Name:  
Email address*:    
Location:  
Validation:
House Rules:  
Your Comment:  
[All comments are moderated and will not appear immediately. Your name, location and comment will be displayed on this page if your post passes moderation.]
MOST POPULAR GALLERIES
Queen’s NI visit
Tue 24 June 2014
Twelfth of July
Sat 12 July 2014
The Open Championship
Sun 20 July 2014