A 19-year-old man was shot in the buttock by two masked men in Belfast on Saturday afternoon.
The victim has been taken to hospital for injuries which are not thought to be life-threatening after incident at New Barnsley Gardens at 2.30pm.
The men, who wore dark clothing, then made off in the direction of Vere Foster Walk.
Crime Manager for the area, Detective Chief Inspector Alan Little appealed for help from the public in tracking down those responsible.
“We need the community’s assistance with this incident and I would ask anyone with any information about this incident to contact CID in Grosvenor Road Police Station on 0845 600 8000. Or if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.”