Two men arrested in Derry over shooting

Two men have been arrested in connection with a paramilitary style shooting in Derry on November 12.

Friday, 15th December 2017, 10:08 am
Updated Friday, 15th December 2017, 11:20 am
The men were arrested in Derry on Friday.

The two men were arrested under the Terrorism Act on Friday.

The arrests are in connection with the shooting of a man in the Madam's Bank area of the city.

Detective Inspector Michael Winters said: “Detectives from the Criminal Investigation Branch arrested two men, both aged 30, in relation to a shooting in which a 44-year-old man was shot in the leg. A planned search was also carried out at a house in the Shantallow area.

“Both men have been taken to Musgrave Serious Crime Suite where they are currently helping police with their enquiries.”