Man shot in both ankles by gang of masked men in Derry

Police appeal for information after paramilitary-style shooting

Man shot in both ankles by gang of masked men in Derry

Culdaff Gardens, Derry | File photo: Google Maps

A man is recovering today after being shot in both ankles in a Derry housing estate.

Police believe the 40-year-old was attacked by four masked men last night.

He was taken to hospital for treatment for injuries that are not thought to be life-threatening.

The paramilitary-style shooting happened in the Culdaff Gardens area of the city at around 10.30pm.

Anyone with information has been asked to contact the PSNI.