Northern Ireland

Carrickfergus: Two escape injury in crossbow attack

Two men have escaped injury after a masked man fired a crossbow at their van in Carrickfergus, County Antrim, police have said.

The men's vehicle was on the forecourt of a petrol station on Prince Andrew Way when the attack took place at about 17:15 BST on Tuesday.

The bolt caused minor damage to the black Renault Traffic van.

The attack is being investigated by detectives in the PSNI's Reactive and Organised Crime unit.