Shooting victim targeted

A man shot outside a Tyneside pub is believed to have been specifically targeted.

Officers were called to The Wheatsheaf pub in Benton on Friday night after reports of a disturbance in the car park.

Four people have been arrested in connection with the incident.

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Shooting on Tyneside

Northumbria police areappealing for anyone with information to come forward after a suspected shooting in Benton yesterday.