A 32-year-old man is currently in custody following a shooting in the Thurnscoe area of Barnsley.

At around 10.15pm on 19 June (Wednesday) police received a call to say that a 69-year-old man had suffered a gunshot wound to his arm.

He was taken to hospital where he currently remains in a serious but stable condition.

Detective Chief Inspector for Barnsley said:

Following immediate enquiries carried out last night and into this morning, we have now arrested a 32-year-old man on suspicion of attempted murder. He currently remains in police custody.

Paul Murphy, crime manager