A 23-year-old man was in a take away restaurant in the Juniper area of Dunmurry at 9.45pm when another man dragged him out and shot him in the left knee and ankle in a punishment style shooting on Tuesday evening.
The man is described as being slim build, with a local accent and was wearing a black scarf over his face, a black beanie hat, black jacket and black jeans.
The man was taken to open ground at the rear of Glasvey Drive where two other men were waiting. The man was shot in his left knee and ankle. He was taken to hospital for treatment to his injuries which are not believed to be life threatening.
Anyone who witnessed any suspicious behaviour in the Juniper or Glasvey Drive area, or anyone who knows anything about this incident, is asked to contact CID in Lisburn Police Station on the non-emergency number 101.
Or if someone would like to provide information without giving their details can contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.