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Police say gun attack in north Belfast could have killed

A senior police officer has said they are very fortunate not to be dealing with police fatalities following a gun attack on three PSNI vehicles in Ardoyne in north Belfast.

Assistant Chief Constable Will Kerr said 10 shots had been fired from "military grade weapons".

The shooting happened at about 19:10 GMT on Thursday as the vehicles travelled along Crumlin Road, near Brompton Park.

Mervyn Jess reports.

  • 06 Dec 2013
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