DETECTIVES are investigating after a woman was shot and injured in a gun attack in east Belfast.
The shooting happened at Lord Street Mews off the Beersbridge Road around 10.40 pm on Wednesday night.
PSNI officers were tasked to the scene.
Police found a 24-year-old woman who had sustained “multiple gunshot wounds to her lower body”.
Paramedics were called and the female victim was taken to hospital for treatment.
However, it is believed her injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.
Detectives in east Belfast have appealed for witnesse who may have been in the area at the time to contact them on 0845 600 8000.