Breaking News: Police investigating Derry city centre shooting

Breaking News: Police investigating Derry city centre shooting
Police in Derry have confirmed they are investigating a shooting in the city centre.

Police in Derry have confirmed they are investigating a shooting in the city centre.

A PSNI spokeswoman says police received reports of a shooting in Shipquay Street at around 11am this morning.

She says no further details are available at present.

The area is currently cordoned off.

SDLP MLA Pat Ramsey, who is at the scene, told the ‘Journal ‘he believes there has been a fatality in a flat above city centre business premises on Shipquay Street.

Sinn Fein Councillor Colly Kelly, who is also in the city centre said it was a very serious incident. He said he had heard shots shortly before11am.

More details to follow