Police have confirmed that a shooting incident occurred at approximately 9.m, in the New Town area, and a male was injured, on Sunday night, December 9.
According to witnesses, a young man, commonly known as Yellow Man, is nursing two gunshot wounds- one to his leg and the other to his back- at the Joseph N France hospital, after the shooting incident in the Carty Alley area..
The Police have given the assurance that investigations are ongoing into the incident.
This is the second shooting incident in that general vicinity in less than two weeks. On November 28, around 11 a.m., a young man was shot and injured in the alleyway next to the Chinese supermarket on George Street.
More information on Sunday night’s shooting as the story develops.