Police reassure residents after shooting

Anthony Grainger

Police are reassuring people living in a Cheshire village after a man was shot dead. Anthony Grainger died after the car he was stopped by officers in Culcheth in what police describe as a pre-planned operation. Three men have appeared in court today in connection with the incident.

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Man shot dead named

Armed Greater Manchester Police officers shot a man dead after the car he was in was stopped in Culcheth, Cheshire. The incident, which took place on Saturday night, has been referred to the Independent Police Complaints Commission.