Belfast Telegraph

Friday 19 September 2014

Carrickfergus shooting linked to internal UDA feud

PSNI are investigating a gun attack believed to be linked to the internal feud within the UDA.

A number of shots were fired through the window of a house in Carrickfergus early today.

The incident follows a pipe-bomb attack in the town on Saturday which has also been linked to the feud between the mainstream UDA and a breakaway faction in south-east Antrim.

The target of last night's pipe-bombing was linked to the breakaway group.

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