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Man shot at Traveller wedding

Altnagelvin hospital
Altnagelvin hospital

A man has been shot at a Traveller wedding in Derry.

The attack happened yesterday at a bar on the Northland Road where a wedding reception was taking place.

The victim was taken to Altnagelvin hospital where he was treated for hand injuries.

 After the incident a grey Volkswagen Passat was stopped in County Donegal by Garda and a man was arrested. 

Inspector Tony Moore said, “ Detectives are following a definite line of enquiry and are appealing for anyone who noticed a grey coloured Volkswagon Passat in the Northland Road area at the time of the incident to contact Strand Road on 101."