Man shot in Antrim

His injuries are said to be life-threatening

Man shot in Antrim

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A man in his 40s is fighting for his life after being shot in a daylight attack in Carrickfergus. 
 
It happened near a local primary school in the Pinewood Avenue area of town this afternoon.
 
A large police presence is now at the scene following the incident.
 
The incident is potentially being linked to ongoing loyalist tensions in the Co. Antrim town.