The Police have confirmed a shooting incident in the Shadwell area, earlier this morning, February 8, which has left one young man injured.
Unconfirmed reports suggest that the young man, with the initials K H, is from the McKnight area and he was shot in the hand.
The time of the incident has not been confirmed but informed sources have indicated that it was around 8 a.m.
Shadwell has been a hotspot for a number of gun crimes and the mobile Police command was stationed in the area to address the apparent increase in violence.
Credible sources have also indicated that there is an ongoing feud between rival gangs from the Shadwell and McKnight areas.
There is no information of any arrests in relation to this morning’s shooting but the Police are continuing their investigations.