PSNI arrest pair for Londonderry shooting

Detectives investigating a paramilitary style shooting in Londonderry have arrested two men under the Terrorism Act this morning.

Friday, 15th December 2017, 11:34 am
Updated Friday, 15th December 2017, 11:35 am
The PSNI said the body was recovered from the River Foyle on Tuesday morning.

The arrests relate to a shooting on Sunday 12th November on Madams Bank Road in the city.

Detective Inspector Michael Winters said: “Detectives from the Criminal Investigation Branch arrested two men, both aged 30, in relation to a shooting in which a 44-year-old man was shot in the leg. A planned search was also carried out at a house in the Shantallow area.

“Both men have been taken to Musgrave Serious Crime Suite where they are currently helping police with their enquiries.”