Northern Ireland

Stewartstown Road shooting: man treated for leg wound

Police

An 18-year-old man has suffered a gunshot wound to his leg during a brawl on the outskirts of west Belfast on Saturday night.

A PSNI spokesperson said initial reports suggested that a fight broke out between three males and another group on Stewartstown Road.

She said that during the brawl, a firearm was produced. The 18-year-old is being treated in hospital.

Three youths, two 17 and one 16, were also injured during the fight.