Northern Ireland

Man shot in legs in city attack

The man was shot in Glenview Court off the Oldpark Road
Image caption The man was shot in Glenview Court off the Oldpark Road

A 37-year-old man has been shot in the legs in north Belfast.

It happened at Glenview Court off the Oldpark Road shortly before 0130 BST on Tuesday.

Two masked men forced their way into a ground floor flat and shot the man. They then made off towards Ardilea Street.

The victim was taken to hospital. His injuries are not life-threatening.