Northern Ireland

Man escapes injury in gun attack in Dungannon, County Tyrone

Fairmount Estate Dungannon Image copyright Press Eye
Image caption The man was walking in the Fairmount estate on Friday when he was attacked

A 30-year-old man has escaped injury after a shot was fired at him in Dungannon, County Tyrone.

He was walking in the Fairmount estate at about 12:30 BST on Friday when he was approached by four masked men.

They threatened the man before one of them fired a shot.

The man was not injured and made off towards the Ballygawley Road. Police have appealed for anyone with information to contact them.