A man has been shot in the Brandywell area of Derry.
A PSNI spokeswoman says the 36-year old was shot a number of times in both legs after a number of men entered a house on Lecky Road at around 11:30 pm last night ( July 7).
“At approximately 11:30pm, police received a report that a male had been shot a number of times in the legs,” the spokeswoman said.
“It is believed a number of men entered a house in the area and shot the 36-year-old male a number of times. He was taken to hospital for gunshot wounds to both legs which are not believed to be life threatening at this stage.”
Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 0845 600 8000 or contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111