Northern Ireland

Two released over shooting at police officer's house

Police at scene
Image caption Police are investigating a shooting at a police officer's house

Two men aged 45 and and 52 have been released on bail following a shooting incident at the home of a police officer in Bangor.

It happened in the Springhill area at about 19:30 GMT on Wednesday.

Police said a personal protection weapon was fired. No-one was injured, but the owner of the house received medical attention as a precaution.

Northern Ireland's Police Ombudsman is monitoring developments. At present it is not investigating the incident.