Incident Summary:

11/12/2017: Assailants shot and injured a civilian on Madams Bank Road in Shantallow, Londonderry, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom. No group claimed responsibility for the incident; however, sources attributed the attack to Dissident Republicans.

GTD ID:
201711120033

When:
2017-11-12

Country:
United Kingdom

Region:
Western Europe

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Northern Ireland

City:
Londonderry

Location Details:
The incident occurred along Madams Bank Road in the Shantallow area.

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 Northern 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
Dissident Republicans 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
"Man shot in paramilitary-style attack in Derry," BBC, November 13, 2017."
"Statistics show sharp rise in paramilitary shootings," Irish News, December 28, 2017."
"MAN SHOT IN DERRY IN DISSIDENT REPUBLICAN PARAMILITARY SHOOTING," Derry Daily, November 13, 2017."