Masked men descend upon Derry home - van repeatedly rams front of house

A group of masked men descended upon a house in Derry on Tuesday evening and proceeded to use a white van to repeatedly ram the front of the building.

Tuesday, 3rd September 2019, 11:09 pm
Updated Wednesday, 4th September 2019, 12:09 am
The P.S.N.I. is at the scene.

Some eyewitnesses have reported hearing gunshots during the incident which occurred in the Glendale Road area of the city.

Speaking at the scene of the incident S.D.L.P. Councillor, Brian Tierney said: “Shocking scene in Glendale tonight.

“A large residential area with lots of young families.

”Lots of residents angry that people would do this to one of their neighbours,” said Colr. Tierney.

The P.S.N.I. are currently at the scene and a cordon has been erected.

There are no further details at this time.