Northern Ireland

Man shot in leg in County Tyrone

A 20-year-old man has been taken to hospital after he was shot in the leg in County Tyrone.

Police said his injuries are not believed to be life threatening at this stage.

The incident happened at around 2315 BST when the victim was approached by three males, who took him to a local playing field in the Glebe area of Sion Mills and shot him.

Police have appealed for witnesses to come forward.