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Man shot in the leg in Newtownards

Claudia Savage, PA

A man has been shot in the leg in the Newtownards area.

Just after 9.30pm on Wednesday evening, it was reported that a man in his 30s had been shot in one leg at Upper Movilla Street.

He has been taken to hospital for his injuries.

A cordon has been put in place at the scene of the incident.

Anyone with any information which could assist with police inquiries is asked to contact officers on 101 quoting reference number 1930 27/09/23.

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