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PACEMAKER, BELFAST, 16/6/2020: Police search at the scene of an overnight shooting in which a house was attacked in Orkney Drive, Ballymena.
PICTURE BY STEPHEN DAVISON

PACEMAKER, BELFAST, 16/6/2020: Police search at the scene of an overnight shooting in which a house was attacked in Orkney Drive, Ballymena. PICTURE BY STEPHEN DAVISON

PACEMAKER, BELFAST, 16/6/2020: Police search at the scene of an overnight shooting in which a house was attacked in Orkney Drive, Ballymena. PICTURE BY STEPHEN DAVISON

Shot have been fired at a home in Ballymena.

Masked men were seen in the Orkney Drive area sometime between 8.30pm and 9.30pm before a number of shots were fired at a property. It was reported the males then ran off.

Detective Sergeant Crothers said: "This was a reckless attack, and we are extremely fortunate no-one was injured.

"There is absolutely no justification for this type of activity, and those responsible clearly have no regard for the safety of others.

"We are working to establish a motive for this, and would appeal to anyone with information to get in touch with detectives by calling 101, and quote reference number 2199 of 15/06/20.

"You can also submit a report online using our non-emergency reporting form via http://www.psni.police.uk/makeareport/

“Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at http://crimestoppers-uk.org/"

Belfast Telegraph