Derry PSNI trying to establish motive for Culdaff Gardens shooting

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Police in Derry say they are still trying to establish a motive for a paramilitary-style attack in the city earlier this week.

The shooting happened in the Culdaff Gardens area of Creggan, a small cul-de-sac situated close to Rinmore Drive at around 10.35pm on Monday night.

Eyewitnesses said the victim, a 40 year old delivery driver, was set upon by four masked men.

The man was then shot in both ankles and was taken by ambulance to Altnagelvin Hospital.

A spokesperson for the PSNI said that its investigations were at an early stage and detectives were investigating a motive for the shooting.

Anyone with any information about this shooting to contact detectives at Strand Road Police Station on the non-emergency number 101.strand road psni