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Dublin: 19 °C Saturday 15 August, 2020

Man survives after being shot in the face

Police said two men carried out the attack.

St James Mews in north Belfast.
St James Mews in north Belfast.
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A MAN IN Belfast was shot in the face last night and is in serious condition in hospital today.

The incident occurred at St James Mews in north Belfast at around 9.40pm. A police spokesperson said there were reports from the scene that two men carried out the attack.

It is now being treated as an attempted murder. No arrests have been made and enquiries are ongoing.

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