Detectives investigating the death of a man from Oswaldtwistle have made a second arrest.
The 49-year-old man from Oswaldtwistle was arrested this afternoon on suspicion of murder and is being held in police custody.
Police were called at around 8:25pm yesterday evening to the report that a man had been shot after an altercation involving a small group of people occurred at the front door of a house on Barnard Close.
The victim, who can be named as Lee Holt, 32, from Accrington, suffered a single shot wound to his chest. He was taken to Royal Blackburn Hospital where he sadly died a short time later.
A 14-year-old boy from Oswaldtwistle was arrested shortly after the incident on suspicion of murder and remains in police custody.
DCI Jill Johnston from the Force Major Investigation Team said:
Anyone with information can call 101 quoting incident reference LC-20171025-1407.