PSNI arrest pair for Londonderry shooting

The PSNI said the body was recovered from the River Foyle on Tuesday morning.
The PSNI said the body was recovered from the River Foyle on Tuesday morning.
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Detectives investigating a paramilitary style shooting in Londonderry have arrested two men under the Terrorism Act this morning.

The arrests relate to a shooting on Sunday 12th November on Madams Bank Road in the city.

Detective Inspector Michael Winters said: “Detectives from the Criminal Investigation Branch arrested two men, both aged 30, in relation to a shooting in which a 44-year-old man was shot in the leg. A planned search was also carried out at a house in the Shantallow area.

“Both men have been taken to Musgrave Serious Crime Suite where they are currently helping police with their enquiries.”