A 25-year-old man from Basingstoke has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a man was left with gunshot wounds.
Hampshire detectives are continuing with their investigation into the incident which is believed to have happened in Bennett Close on Friday 25th October.
A 29-year-old man from Basingstoke attended Basingstoke and North Hampshrie Hospital on Monday evening with gunshot wounds to his legs and buttocks.
He is still being treated for his injuries in hospital but they are not life threatening.
The information we have so far suggests this was an isolated, targeted attack and there is no risk to the wider public. I’d like to thank everyone who has assisted us so far with our investigations, and ask anyone who has any information and hasn’t yet spoken to us to get in touch.”
– DI Stephen Spencer, who is leading the investigation
A man and a teenage boy have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a 28 year old Gillingham man was admitted to the Medway Maritime Hospital with a suspected stab wound to his left thigh.
The arrested men are a 17 year old from the Rochester area and a 20 year old from Gillingham. Police were called to Windmill Road, Gillingham, at about 2.50am on New Year’s Day following an alleged assault by a group of around seven people.
Two men were arrested nearby as paramedics attended to the injured man. The victim remains in a stable but life threatening condition.
A man accused of stabbing a pregnant woman four times in her neck and upper body didn't attend his court hearing after he was judged too unfit. Labourer Shahid Mahmood is charged with attempted murder after the woman was found with serious injuries at a house in Crawley last month.
Lewes Crown Court was told the 23 year old woman has since been released from hospital and her pregnancy was unaffected by the injuries.
A man has been charged with the attempted murder of a pregnant woman. Shahid Mahmood, 25, of Northgate, Crawley, is charged with the attempted murder of a 23-year-old pregnant woman. He will appear before Lewes Crown Court.