Northern Ireland

Man shot in the leg in New Lodge area of north Belfast

A man has been shot in the leg in north Belfast.

The 38-year-old was attacked at Sheridan Street in the New Lodge area shortly before 21:00 GMT on Thursday.

The victim is being treated in hospital for injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening.

Police are appealing to anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information to contact detectives on the new non-emergency number 101.