Incident Summary:

08/08/2017: Assailants shot and injured a civilian at Lisfannon Park in Bogside neighborhood, Londonderry, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom. No group claimed responsibility for the attack.

GTD ID:
201708080014

When:
2017-08-08

Country:
United Kingdom

Region:
Western Europe

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Northern Ireland

City:
Londonderry

Location Details:
The incident occurred at Lisfannon Park in the Bogside neighborhood.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity Not Applicable
Specific Description Civilian
Nationality of Target Ireland
Additional Information
Hostages No
Property Damage No
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Firearms Unknown Gun Type
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Unknown No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 0 Fatalities / 1 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 0
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 1
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"Weapons and bomb parts found in dissident republican 'hide'," Irish News, August 17, 2017."
"Opinion - Thugs a blight on communities," Irish News, August 12, 2017."
"Man shot four times in 'paramilitary style attack' in Londonderry," PlanetRadio.co.uk, August 9, 2017."