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POLICE CALLED AFTER TWO PEOPLE SHOT A MAN IN HIS HOME IN WINTON

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At around 8:47pm police were called to an firearms incident on Furrow Drive which is just a stones throw from the Westwood Park Community Primary School off Parrin Lane in Winton.

Police say that two people walked into a residence on the street and shot a man in his 20's with a handgun.

The man was taken to hospital for treatment via ambulance and fortunately his injuries are thought to be non life threatening.

A witness described hearing a loud bang whereupon not long after police swarmed the area, the street was quickly taped off as forensics officers investigated the scene, the cordon remains in place this morning.

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A spokesperson for GMP said:

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"It was reported yesterday at 8.47pm as a firearms discharge.

"Two unknown persons entered an address and shot a man with a handgun.

"The man was taken to hospital where he remains.

"His injuries not life-threatening. A scene has been secured."

 

Anyone with further information can contact GMP on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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