Man found dead and woman critically injured at home

A man has been found dead and a woman has suffered life-threatening injuries at a house in Nottinghamshire.

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Shotgun believed to be weapon used in Bircotes death

Police believe a shotgun was used in a fatal attack at a Nottinghamshire home which left one man dead and a woman critically injured.

The 37-year-old man was found dead in the bedroom of a house in Galway Road, Bircotes, at around 12.50am, suffering suspected shotgun injuries.

The house in Bircotes today Credit: ITV News

A 33-year-old woman suffering similar injuries was also found at the address. She was rushed to hospital where her condition is described as serious but stable.

Two children were in the house at the time, but both were uninjured.

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