Northern Ireland

Man shot in both legs in laneway off Glenowen Park in Derry

Glenowen
Image caption The shooting happened off Glenowen Park

A man has been injured in a paramilitary-style shooting in Londonderry.

The 48-year-old victim was shot in both legs in a laneway off Glenowen Park. The attack happened shortly after 21:00 BST.

It is the second such attack in the city this week - on Monday night a man was shot in the leg in a bookmakers' shop.

Three men arrested over Monday's attack have been released unconditionally.

Police have appealed for anyone with information to contact them.