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Woman shot in shoulder at Solihull house

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A woman has been shot in the shoulder near the JLR factory in Solihull.

The incident happened at a house in Dovehouse Lane in Olton just before 9am today (Tuesday 18 December).

The victim was rushed to hospital in a serious condition.

No arrests have been made, but officers believe this is an isolated incident.

West Midlands Police said: "Our main priority is the safety and security of the public; specialist officers are in the area and local schools have been advised accordingly."

Residents near the scene are speaking of a huge police presence at the scene, with officers searching in bins.

A spokesman for West Midlands Ambulance Service, said: "We were called by police at 8.50am.

"We sent two ambulances and a paramedic officer.

"One patient, a woman, was treated and conveyed to hospital."