Northern Ireland

Five people, including two children, escape injury in Lurgan shooting

The shots caused damage to a door of the house in Dill Avenue Image copyright PAcemaker
Image caption The shots caused damage to a door of the house in Dill Avenue

Five people, including two children, have escaped injury after a number of shots were fired at a house in Lurgan, County Armagh.

Police believe the shots were fired at the property in Dill Avenue between 02:00 GMT and 06:00 GMT on Friday.

A man and woman, teenage boy and two children were in the house at the time.

Damage was caused to a window and door. Police have appealed for anyone with information to contact them.

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Image caption Five people, including two children were in the house at the time of the shooting
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Image caption A shot was also fired at a window of the property