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Woman in Derry ‘shaken’ after gunshot fired at her home


The female occupant of a house in Londonderry has been left “shaken” after a shot was fired at her home in the early hours of Tuesday.

The incident occurred in the Clon Dara area of the city.

Police received a report at 12.20am that approximately 15 to 20 minutes earlier, it was believed a shot had been fired causing damage to the front door of the house. No injuries have been reported.

The PSNI’s Detective Sergeant Ballentine said: "This was a reckless incident. Fortunately, the female occupant was not injured, but she has been left shaken by what occurred.

“As our enquiries continue to establish what occurred and a motive, I would appeal to anyone with information, or who witnessed any suspicious activity in Clon Dara from around midnight to get in touch with us."

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The number to call with information is 101, quoting reference number 30 of 21/06/22.

Alternatively, you can submit a report online using our non-emergency reporting form via http://www.psni.police.uk/makeareport/ You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at http://crimestoppers-uk.org/

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