Northern Ireland

Man shot in both legs during attack in a Derry house

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Image caption The police have said the man was shot a number of times in both legs

A 36-year-old man has been shot in the Lecky Road area of Londonderry.

A number of men entered a house in the area at around 2330 BST on Thursday and shot the man a number of times.

The victim was taken to hospital with gunshot wounds to both legs. His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Police are appealing to anyone with information about the attack to contact them.