Teen arrested after girl injured in shooting

Police were called at 4.30pm on Monday
Police were called at 4.30pm on Monday
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A girl was taken to hospital yesterday after being shot in the chest.


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

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

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.