Child was in house targeted in gun and arson attack say shocked neighbours
Shocked residents say they believe a child was in a house targeted in a gun and arson attack.
Shots were fired at the home in Grafton Street, Dingle just after 11.30pm last night and a ground floor window was damaged by fire.
Today the area remained sealed off by police and forensics officers could be seen at work.
Residents said that they had not heard any gunshots last night and did not know anything had happened until they awoke to all the police activity this morning.
One resident said: “I didn’t hear anything last night. I don’t see why this has happened. We have a lot of kids around... read more
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