Shots fired at house

Police at the scene of a shooting at The Cresent in Coleraine after three shots were fired at a house in the early hours of Sunday morning.PICTURE MARK JAMIESON.
Police at the scene of a shooting at The Cresent in Coleraine after three shots were fired at a house in the early hours of Sunday morning.PICTURE MARK JAMIESON.

Police are appealing for information after three shots were fired at a house in Coleraine.

The incident happened shortly after 12:30am this morning (Monday) at a house in the Crescent.

A male aged 18 and a female aged 25 were in the house at the time and although shaken by the ordeal were unhurt.

A person was witnessed to have made off from the scene on foot across playing fields in the direction of Harpur’s hill.

A motive for the attack has yet to be established.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or who has any information is asked to contact detectives at Coleraine on 0845 600 8000. Information can also be passed anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.