Four people have been arrested in connection with a shooting outside a Tyneside pub.
It happened on Friday evening, December 14, beside The Wheatsheaf pub in Benton.
Three men and one woman have been arrested. Officers say the injured man was specifically targeted in the incident.
More top news
There are 66 candidates standing in the Tyne and Wear area in the General Election on June 8
Richard Vincent, 32, of Southmead Avenue in Blakelaw, was last seen in Newcastle city centre near to Spital Tounges.
There are 32 candidates standing in the Tees Valley area for the 2017 General Election