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Two arrested over Londonderry shooting

The men, aged 32 and 34, were arrested on suspicion of two counts of attempted murder.

Two men have been arrested over the shooting of a man in Londonderry earlier this week. (PA Archive)
Two men have been arrested over the shooting of a man in Londonderry earlier this week. (PA Archive)

By Rebecca Black, PA

Two men have been arrested by detectives investigating the shooting of a man in both legs in Londonderry.

The men, aged 32 and 34 years, were arrested on suspicion of two counts of attempted murder.

They are in police custody being questioned by detectives.

The victim, a man in his 30s, was shot on Tuesday night after two masked men entered a house in the Margaret Street area of Derry.

A PSNI spokesman said inquiries into the incident are ongoing, and added that anyone with information is asked to contact detectives at Strand Road on 101 quoting reference number 1838 08/10/19.

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