BALLYSALLY SHOOTING: Police appeal

Police cars at the scene of a shooting at Glenvara Drive in Ballysally estate in Coleraine on Thursday morning. PICTURE MARK JAMIESON.
Police cars at the scene of a shooting at Glenvara Drive in Ballysally estate in Coleraine on Thursday morning. PICTURE MARK JAMIESON.

Police received a report of shots fired in Glenvara Drive, Coleraine in the early hours of Thursday morning.

Chief Inspector Nicky Thompson said: “The incident was reported at around 2:30pm and police quickly attended the scene. The window of the house was smashed but no one was injured as a result. The shots are thought to have been fired close to the home of a man in his sixties.

The shattered window at the house in Glenvara Drive in Ballysally in Coleraine on Thursday morning after a shooting. Police in Coleraine are appealing for information. PICTURE: MARK JAMIESON.

The shattered window at the house in Glenvara Drive in Ballysally in Coleraine on Thursday morning after a shooting. Police in Coleraine are appealing for information. PICTURE: MARK JAMIESON.

“We are continuing to investigate the matter and would ask that anyone who has any information contact police on the non-emergency number 101. Or, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”

The shattered window and door at a house in Glenvara Drive in Ballysally in Coleraine on Thursday morning. Police in Coleraine are appealing for information. PICTURE MARK JAMIESON.

The shattered window and door at a house in Glenvara Drive in Ballysally in Coleraine on Thursday morning. Police in Coleraine are appealing for information. PICTURE MARK JAMIESON.