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Police appeal after teenager shot in Northampton

Thorplands, Northampton. Credit: ITV News Anglia

Police are appealing for information after a 16-year old was shot in Northampton.

It happened in the Thorplands area just before 7.30pm on Monday 30th September.

The boy was seriously injured but does not have life-threatening injuries.

“We’re working closely with the victim and his family, as well as with the local community, to gather information and provide reassurance.

Our investigation into last night’s events is fast-moving and we’d encourage anyone with information which could be relevant, however small, to get in touch as soon as possible to help us apprehend those responsible.”

– Det Chief Insp Adam Pendlebury, Northampton CID
  • Call Northamptonshire Police on 101 with any information, or Crimestoppers in confidence on 0800 555111.