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Man held over "domestic" shooting

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.

Victim critical after Boston Shooting

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 arrests in Huddersfield shooting inquiry

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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In pictures: Scene of Huddersfield shooting

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.

The scene of the shooting in Huddersfield Credit: Calendar
Police at the scene of the Huddersfield shooting Credit: Calendar
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