Man shot outside primary school

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Police are appealing for information following a shooting outside a primary school .

At 3.09pm this afternoon, 21 March, police in Craigavon received a report of a shooting near a primary school in Moyraverty.

It is believed shots were fired from a car and a man has sustained a number of injuries. He is currently receiving medical treatment.

Chief Inspector Jon Burrows said: “The area was very busy and we believe a number of people may have witnessed this shooting. We would ask anyone who has information to contact us as soon as possible so we can progress our investigation.

“There are no words to describe the foolhardiness and complete disregard for the safety of the children and parents who were in the area at the time. If you have information, please phone us on 101.”