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Man shot in New Lodge area of north Belfast

Published 19/10/2015

The scene at Carlisle Parade in the New Lodge area of north Belfast. Photo: Kevin Scott
The scene at Carlisle Parade in the New Lodge area of north Belfast. Photo: Kevin Scott

A man has been shot in the leg in Carlisle Parade in the New Lodge area of north Belfast.

The Northern Ireland Ambulance Service treated the man is in his late 20s shortly after 8pm on Monday.

The scene at Carlisle Parade in the New Lodge area of north Belfast. Photo: Kevin Scott
The scene at Carlisle Parade in the New Lodge area of north Belfast. Photo: Kevin Scott

SDLP MLA Alban Maginness tweeted: "Shooting of a man in the New Lodge this evening is totally disgraceful. Those behind this attack will not drag us backwards."

There is no further information at this time.

The scene at Carlisle Parade in the New Lodge area of north Belfast. Photo: Kevin Scott
The scene at Carlisle Parade in the New Lodge area of north Belfast. Photo: Kevin Scott
The scene at Carlisle Parade in the New Lodge area of north Belfast. Photo: Kevin Scott
The scene at Carlisle Parade in the New Lodge area of north Belfast. Photo: Kevin Scott
The scene at Carlisle Parade in the New Lodge area of north Belfast. Photo: Kevin Scott

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