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Number of streets closed in south Belfast due to ‘incident involving a crossbow’

The scene in south Belfast this evening where police have closed off a number of streets. (Photo credit: Kevin Scott/Belfast Telegraph)

Kurtis ReidSunday World

A number of streets in south Belfast have been reportedly closed due to an ongoing incident.

It’s believed a member of the public was shot at with a crossbow by a man on the roof of a property.

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PSNI officers have closed off St Jude's Parade and Raby Street off the Ormeau Road as a result.

A police spokesperson confirmed officers are dealing with an “ongoing incident in the St Judes Parade area of south Belfast.”

They added: “There have been no injuries and there are no further details at this time.”

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