Northern Ireland

West Belfast: Man shot in leg at Springview Walk

Forensic detective examines scene of shooting Image copyright Press Eye
Image caption Police are at the scene and detectives are carrying out a forensic examination of the area

A man has been shot in the leg in west Belfast in what police have described as a "paramilitary-style" gun attack.

The attack, at Springview Walk, off the Springfield Road, was reported to police shortly after 19:10 GMT on Sunday.

The victim, who is in his 30s, was taken to hospital for treatment but his injury is not believed to be life-threatening, a PSNI spokesman said.

Detectives have visited the scene to carry out a forensic examination.