Man arrested over Derry shooting

A 48-year-old man has been arrested by detectives investigating the shooting of a man in Derry last week.

Wednesday, 16th August 2017, 8:47 am
Updated Tuesday, 12th September 2017, 11:32 am
Forensic officer in Lisfannon Park in the Bogside where a 33-year-old man was shot four times on August 8. DER3217GS072

The 33-year-old victim was shot four times in the abdomen and legs during the paramilitary style attack in the Lisfannon Park area of the Bogside on August 8.

The man was taken from the scene to hospital, and although serious, his injuries were not life-threatening.

The arrested man was detained in Derry on Wednesday.

Police have said the man has been taken to the Serious Crime Suite in Antrim for questioning.