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Fifth arrest over fatal Ashton-under-Lyne shooting

Police have made a fifth arrest after a fatal shooting in Ashton-under-Lyne.

31 year old Luke Graham died from his injuries after being rushed to hospital on 13 June.

His loved ones paid tribute to him and said they were "broken as a family".

Luke Graham was described as a loving son, father, and brother. Credit: MEN Media

Two firearms warrants were executed this week - and a 26-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in custody for questioning.

Luke Graham died in hospital after being gunned down on Birch Street. Credit: MEN Media

In the past week since this horrendous incident happened, our officers have been working tirelessly to establish how Luke lost his life.

We are continuing to support the family through this difficult time and they are in our thoughts as we continue our enquiries.

– Detective Chief Inspector Alan Clitherow
Flowers left at the scene in a tribute to the 31 year old, who was nicknamed 'Tank'. Credit: MEN Media

Police are urging anyone with information to come forward, so they can "give this family the answers they deserve".