Two men arrested in Derry over shooting

The men were arrested in Derry on Friday.
The men were arrested in Derry on Friday.

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

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.”