Man shot in legs in Belfast alleyway
Published Saturday, 30 August 2014
A man in his 20s has been shot in the legs in an alleyway in west Belfast, police have confirmed.
The shooting happened off the Shaws Road. (© Presseye)
The incident happened in the Shaws Road area in the city at around 8pm on Saturday.
A PSNI spokesperson said that a number of shots have been fired.
The man has been taken to hospital. His gunshot wounds are not believed to be life-threatening.
The investigation into the paramilitary-style shooting is "at an early stage", the spokesperson added.
They have appealed for witnesses to come forward.
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