Lunn condemns paramilitary-style shootings

Lagan Valley Alliance MLA Trevor Lunn has said that paramilitary-style shootings carried last night have sent shockwaves through the community. A man was shot in Twinbrook and another man was shot at his home in Creggan Heights in Derry, both men’s injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

Trevor Lunn MLA stated: “These incidents have sent a shudder through the community.

“These were cold, brutal attacks and they hark back to the fearful days of the troubles. The people who carry out these acts are hurting their community.

“Northern Ireland does not want a small number of thugs creating fear in communities. The perpetrators must be swiftly brought to justice. Anyone who may have seen something that could help police with their investigations should contact them urgently.”


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