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Man shot in the leg close to primary school

Northern IrelandBy Sunday World
The incident happened in the Glenkeen area of Poleglass
The incident happened in the Glenkeen area of Poleglass

A man has been shot in the leg close to a west Belfast primary school.

The man, aged in his 30s, was attacked in an alleyway in the Glenkeen area of Poleglass close to St Kieran's Primary School at around 10.20pm on Wednesday.

He is being treated in hospital for his injuries which police described as non-life threatening.

Police are appealing for information.