Northern Ireland

Poyntzpass: Man shot through window of house

The shooting happened at about 22:00 GMT on the Tullymore Road Image copyright Pacemaker
Image caption The shooting happened at about 22:00 GMT on the Tullymore Road

A man in his 60s has been shot a number of times through the window of a house near Poyntzpass, County Armagh.

The shooting happened at about 22:00 GMT on the Tullymore Road on Thursday.

The victim was taken to hospital for treatment, where he is said to be in a stable condition. His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

The road has been cordoned off and police are searching the area.

Image caption Police are searching the area

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