Woman in her 40s shot in both legs by masked men
A woman has been hospitalised with serious injuries after being shot in both legs.
The 47-year-old woman was shot at close range while trying to flee masked men who forced their way into a home in Newtonabbey.
Police say she was shot in both legs her house in the Ballyronan Park area yesterday evening at around 7.45pm.
Emergency services were called and she was rushed to hospital. Her injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.
Two other men were also inside the home when the attack happened.