Teen arrested after girl injured in shooting

A girl was taken to hospital yesterday after being shot in the chest.

Tuesday, 19th June 2018, 10:54 am
Updated Tuesday, 19th June 2018, 3:39 pm
Police were called at 4.30pm on Monday

Police were called to Kingsley Street, in Westleigh, at 4.30pm on Monday and found a girl with minor injuries to her chest.

A 13-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of possession of an air weapon and assault.

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A police spokesman said enquiries into the full circumstances of the incident were ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101, quoting incident 1440 of Monday, June 18.