Northern Ireland

Queens Avenue, Cookstown: Arrest after man shot in foot

Police have arrested a 57-year-old man after a 33-year-old man was shot in the foot in County Tyrone.

It happened just before 03:30 GMT on Saturday in the Queens Avenue area of Cookstown.

The victim was taken to hospital for his injuries, which are not believed to be life-threatening.

The 57-year-old man is in custody assisting police with their inquiries.

Det Insp Will Tate said: "Police attended and a car and suspected firearm have been recovered.

"Anyone who witnessed this incident, or who has any information about it, is asked to contact detectives at Cookstown Police Station on the non-emergency number 101."