Police officers were called at 8.15pm this evening (Saturday 14 November 2020), after a report of a firearm having been discharged on Anson Street in Winton, Eccles.
Officers remain in attendance this evening and initial inquiries suggest that a man on a bike was shot at by an occupant in a passing vehicle.
The surroundings streets have been cordoned off as police forensics scour the scene.
Police say that a 20-year-old man has been taken to hospital with injuries that are not believed to be life threatening.
So far no arrests have been made and enquiries are still ongoing.
Anyone with information should contact police on 101 quoting incident number 2676 of 14/11/2020. Alternatively, details can be passed on anonymously via the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.