Man shot by police in Keynsham

Armed police have shot a man on Minsmere Road in Keynsham during a domestic incident.

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Police shooting referred to IPCC

Avon and Somerset Police have confirmed that the shooting of a man in Keynsham on Tuesday night has been referred to the Independent Police Complaints Commission.

Officers say they were threatened by a man with a firearm.

The injured man is under arrest and in a stable condition in hospital.

We have referred the matter to the IPCC and will support them in their investigations."

– Chief Superintendent Geoff Spicer, District Commander for Bath and North East Somerset Police District

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