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Young men charged in connection with Aylesbury shooting

Two men have been arrested and charged in connection with the shooting of a man in Aylesbury.

Nicholas Talburt, 22, from Fellows Park Gardens, Walsall, was charged with attempted murder, possession of firearm with intent to commit an indictable offence and conspiracy to supply a class A drug

Marcus Macintosh, 20, of Waterside St, West Bromwich, was charged with attempted murder and conspiracy to supply a class A drug.

The men have been charged in connection with an incident on 16 March when a 43-year-old man was shot in Hilton Avenue, Aylesbury.

They both appeared at Wycombe Magistrates’ Court this morning and have been remanded in custody until Monday, when they are due to appear at Reading Crown Court.

Crawley shooting: 2 arrests

Two people have been arrested after a man was shot outside a block of flats in a targeted attack in Crawley. The victim will need surgery for a hand injury believed to have been caused by a shotgun in Commonwealth Drive last night.

Two people living in one of the flats, a man aged 38 and a woman of 26, were held on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm but later freed without any further action.

Police are trying to trace other people in the area when the man was shot.

Officers appeared for information about a car, described as an old-style silver or gold-coloured Suzuki Swift, or similar type, which drove away from the scene immediately afterwards.

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Reports that a man was shot outside flats

Police are investigating a report that a man was shot whilst he was outside a block of flats in Commonwealth Drive in Crawley last night.

A man was traced to a hospital where he was treated for a firearms injury to his hand, believed to have been caused by a shotgun.

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Police investigate a suspected shooting in Commonwealth Drive Credit: ITV Meridian

The occupants of a flat in Commonwealth Drive, a 38-year old local man and a 26-year old local woman, were arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm but have since been released without any further action.

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Police investigate a suspected shooting in Commonwealth Drive Credit: ITV Meridian

Detective Chief Inspector Dave Wardley-Wilkins said; "This is a serious but isolated incident for the area. It's already clear this was not a random attack. Local people are being reassured that there is no current risk to their safety."

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Man arrested after police shooting incident

The Metropolitan Police have confirmed that a man was arrested after special rounds were shot to stop a car on the A27 this afternoon.

Officers from the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) Trident Gang Crime Command today carried out a 'hard stop' on a car on the A27 in Lewes, Sussex.

MPS detectives and armed officers from the MPS Specialist Firearms Command stopped the car at around 15:30hrs in relation to firearms.

No shots were fired during the stop but Hatton rounds where discharged to incapacitate the car.

There were no reports of any injuries. A suspected firearm was recovered.

A man (no further details at this time) was arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm and has been taken into custody at a local police station.

– Metropolitan Police statement

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Men convicted of Bournemouth death

Four men have admitted fatally shooting a Bournemouth man at his home.

21-year-old Reece James was shot dead in his flat in Boscombe on Wednesday July, 27.

The four men were found guilty of manslaughter today and will be sentenced tomorrow, Friday June, 7.

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Kieron Wellington was sentenced in connection with Reece James' death Credit: Dorset Police
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Keifer Hutchinson Credit: Dorset Police

After the death of Reece James, Dorset Police's Major Crime Investigation Team started a search across the South, which led officers to London and Kent areas.

Detective Superintendent Pam Trevillion, said: “This verdict comes at the end of a complex investigation by Dorset Police working together with our colleagues at the Metropolitan Police and Kent Police as well as the Crown Prosecution Service."

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Jarome Parkinson was found guilty in connection with Reece James Credit: Dorset Police
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Wayne Stephenson was charged in connection with Reece James' death Credit: Dorset Police

Murder investigation: Leaflets delivered

Police investigating the murder of Jahmel Jones have delivered hundreds of witness appeal leaflets to homes surrounding St Mary's Street in Southampton.

The leaflets, containing a CCTV image of three men detectives want to trace in connection with the shooting which happened on as they continue to investigate the murder of Jahmel Jones on Saturday, April 20.

The leaflets have been delivered to homes in St Mary's Street and Northam Road as well as adjoining side roads.

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