Condemnation follows shooting of man in Creggan

Thu, 19/03/2020 - 12:10 -- Editor

SDLP Leader, Colum Eastwood MP has condemned the shooting of a man in the Creggan area of Derry.  The Foyle MP said:  “I strongly condemn this shooting of a man in his 30s in Magowan Park in Creggan.”  “There is no place for attacks like this in our society. This comes at a time when our medical staff are already under intense pressure dealing with a public health pandemic. “ “Those responsible need to get off the backs of the people of Derry. Sinn Féin MLA Karen Mullan has also condemned the shooting.  The Foyle MLA said;  “I utterly condemn this shooting of a man in his 30s in the Magowan Park area of Creggan.  “There is no place for attacks like this in our society and those responsible are not representative of the local community.  "This comes at a time when our medical staff are under intense pressure and the community is dealing with the biggest public health crisis it has ever faced. “Whoever did this needs to listen to the people of the area and end these attacks immediately.”

SDLP Leader, Colum Eastwood MP has condemned the shooting of a man in the Creggan area of Derry.  The Foyle MP said:  “I strongly condemn this shooting of a man in his 30s in Magowan Park in Creggan.”  “There is no place for attacks like this in our society. This comes at a time when our medical staff are already under intense pressure dealing with a public health pandemic. “ “Those responsible need to get off the backs of the people of Derry.