Man shot several times through window of house in Co Armagh

A man in his 60s has been shot through a window of a property on the Tullymore Road, Poyntzpass at approximately 10pm last night.

Pictured: General views of the property where the shooting took place.

Picture: Philip Magowan / PressEye

A man in his 60s has been shot through a window of a property on the Tullymore Road, Poyntzpass at approximately 10pm last night. Pictured: General views of the property where the shooting took place. Picture: Philip Magowan / PressEye

At around 10pm last night a man in his 60s was shot a number of times through the window of a house near Poyntzpass in Co Armagh

The victim was taken to hospital for treatment after the shooting on the Tullymore Road.

A man in his 60s has been shot through a window of a property on the Tullymore Road, Poyntzpass at approximately 10pm last night.

Pictured: General views of the property where the shooting took place.

Picture: Philip Magowan / PressEye

A man in his 60s has been shot through a window of a property on the Tullymore Road, Poyntzpass at approximately 10pm last night. Pictured: General views of the property where the shooting took place. Picture: Philip Magowan / PressEye

His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Detectives from Reactive and Organised Crime in Lurgan are appealing for information following last night’s incident.

Detective Inspector Stephen Harvey said: “Police are following a definite line of enquiry and would appeal to anyone with any information to contact them at Lurgan police station on 101 quoting reference number 1245 of 09/02/17 or call the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.”