Man shot in the leg in west Belfast

Published Friday, 08 February 2013
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A man in his 60s has been shot in the leg in west Belfast.

Man shot in the leg in west Belfast
The victim was taken to hospital for treatment to his injuries. (© UTV)

Two men called at his door in the Irwell Court area at around 6.50pm on Friday.

They pushed him inside and carried out the shooting.

Police said the man has been taken to hospital for treatment.

Anyone who witnessed the incident has been asked to contact the PSNI.

© UTV News
Comments Comments
CR in Belfast wrote (528 days ago):
Eh. Oh. Eh, who said it was republicans ?
justice for who in belfast wrote (528 days ago):
a man in his sixties shot... and not one comment.. is this a reflection on how harden we as a society have become.
what price justice in belfast wrote (530 days ago):
60 year old man shot in leg. Will this advance the cause of Irish freedom!
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