Northern Ireland

Shot fired at house in 'reckless attack' in Lurgan

The shooting happened in the Connolly Place area of Lurgan Image copyright Pacemaker
Image caption The shooting happened in the Connolly Place area of Lurgan

Police have described a shooting at a house in Lurgan, County Armagh, as "reckless".

Police received a report at 23:20 GMT on Thursday of "what appeared to be a bullet hole in the window of a property" in Connolly Place.

They later established a shot had been fired at the property.

Det Insp Trevor Stevenson said the "reckless attack showed a total disregard for other residents in this built-up residential area".

Police have appealed for information about the attack.