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Man arrested for manslaughter after boy shot dead

A 35-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter following the death of a 15-year-old boy.

The man, who is from Barrow, had previously been detained on suspicion of GBH.

The boy was shot at 11:17pm yesterday in Ulpha, Broughton-in-Furness, when he and two men and were shooting with permission on farm land.

The boy has yet to be named.

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