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Shots fired in childrens' play park: Two arrested

NewsBy Jamie McDowell
Shots fired in childrens' play park: Two arrested

Two people have been arrested by police investigating reports of shots being fired in a childrens' play park in north Belfast.

The pair were arrested in the Beverly Street area off the Shankill Road after police received reports of shots being fired at the play park in nearby Dover Street.

It is understood that there were children in the area at the time who fled after a man fired a shot in the air.

The children raised the alarm.

A man and woman were arrested a short time later.

The police have confirmed that a firearm was recovered.