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The man who died in a shooting incident near Bishop’s Castle in south Shropshire on Friday (April 5), was today named as Mr Carl Conrad Rubisch, aged 30, from Lichfield, Staffordshire.
Police are continuing to investigate the full circumstances but have said it appears to have been a tragic accident.
It happened while Mr Rubisch and a friend were hunting rabbits.
Police in Shropshire are investigating an incident after a 30-year-old man was shot dead while out hunting on Friday evening (April 5).
It happened in Brockton, near Bishop's Castle, in South Shropshire.
A post mortem is likely to take place tomorrow.
A man has been shot dead while out hunting rabbits with a friend.
The 30-year-old man, who has not been formally identified, was pronounced dead at the scene.
It happened at around 9:30pm on Friday in Brockton, near Bishop's Castle, in South Shropshire.