A 50-year-old man is in hospital with critical injuries after he was blasted with a shotgun in what is thought to be a domestic incident.
The victim was taken to Pilgrim Hospital in Boston, Lincolnshire, with chest injuries just before 8pm yesterday after the incident at Old Leake.
Lincolnshire Police said the man had been under-going emergency surgery and was described as being in critical condition.
The force added: "Police are investigating the full circumstances of the incident but early indications suggest it is domestic-related."
Officers have arrested a 28-year-old man in connection with the incident and heis currently at Boston Police Station helping police with inquiries.
A 50-year-old man is critically ill in the Pilgrim Hospital in Boston, Lincolnshire, after being shot in the chest. Police say he was taken by a relative to the hospital just before 8pm last night.
Officers say they are investigating the full circumstances of the incident but early indications suggest it is domestic-related. A 28-year-old man has been arrested.
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Three more men have been arrested by police investigating a shooting in the Fartown area of Huddersfield at the weekend. The men, aged 22, 28 and 33 are all in custody. Seven other men arrested in connection with the incident are now on police bail.
Four men were hurt in the shooting in Bradford Road, although none seriously.
Three more men have been arrested in connection with a shooting on Bradford Road in Huddersfield.
It happened at 3.40pm on Saturday. Four men were left with injuries including gun shot wounds, but none of the injuries are believed to be life-threatening.
The men aged 19, 26 and 31 were arrested last night on suspicion of violent disorder and possession of a firearm. Two other men - aged 29 and 31 - remain in custody. Two others - aged 25 and 26 - have been released on bail pending enquiries.
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Three men have been arrested after a shooting in Huddersfield. It happened yesterday afternoon in front of terrified residents in the Fartown area. Police patrols have been stepped up to reassure people living there. Michael Billington reports.
Police patrols have been stepped up in the Fartown area of Huddersfield after four people were hurt in a shooting. It happened in broad daylight infront of terrified residents who are being assured it's an isolated incident. Three people have been arrested.
Three men have so far been arrested, aged 31/26 and 25. Police are still appealing for witnesses.