Devizes Shooting: Man Charged

A 62 year old man charged with attempted murder after solicitor is shot in the head in Devizes.

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Ambulance reached Shooting victim within six minutes of 999 call

We received a 999 call at 2.58pm reporting a man had been injured in an incident involving a firearm in office premises in St John's Street, Devizes.

A paramedic in a rapid-response vehicle was on scene at 3.04pm, backed up by other resources, including ambulance crew, doctor, air ambulance and duty officers to liaise with other emergency services.

He was treated and stabilised on scene before being conveyed to Frenchay Hospital by the Great Western Air Ambulance, with a critical care paramedic and critical care doctor on board."

– Spokesman for Great Western Ambulance Service

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