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Man and woman charged in connection with alleged shooting in north Belfast park

Published 04/07/2015

Police and forensic officers examine the playpark in the Shankill area of Belfast
Police and forensic officers examine the playpark in the Shankill area of Belfast

A man and a woman have been charged in connection with an alleged shooting in a north Belfast park.

A 33-year-old woman has been charged with possession of a prohibited weapon and possession of a firearm with intent to cause fear of violence.

And a 26-year-old man has been charged with assault on police and discharging a firearm in a public place.

Both are due to appear at Belfast Magistrates' Court on Saturday morning.

The charges relate to reports of a shotgun being discharged in a play park in Dover Street on Thursday.

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