29-year-old man shot in punishment style attack in Derry

A 29-year-old man has been shot in both legs in Derry.

The man was discovered behind the Creggan shops at about 1840 yesterday evening.

He was brought to hospital where his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Dissident republicans are being blamed for this latest shooting in Derry.

Police are investigating what may have motivated the shooting and have appealed for anyone with information to contact them.

Derry SDLP Foyle MLA, Pat Ramsey, says no-one in Derry supports these attacks.

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