61-year-old woman in critical condition following shooting in Derry 1 month ago

61-year-old woman in critical condition following shooting in Derry

The incident occurred on Monday night.

A 61-year-old woman is said to be in critical condition following a shooting in county Derry.

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Detectives are appealing for witnesses following the shooting, which occurred in Coleraine on Monday night (5 October).

Shortly before midnight, a number of shots were fired at the front of a property on the Bushmills Road and a 61-year-old woman inside the house was struck.

She was taken to hospital, where her condition on Tuesday morning was described by the PSNI as critical.

Detectives in Coleraine are working to establish a motive for this attack and to identify those responsible.

Anyone who was in the area last night and who noticed anything that could assist the investigation, or anyone with any other information is asked to contact CID in Coleraine by calling 101, quoting reference 2174 05/10/20.

Information can also be provided online by following this link.