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Man and teenager arrested over Norwich shooting

PUBLISHED: 19:33 28 June 2018 | UPDATED: 16:08 29 June 2018

Police searching a park off Adelaide Street, Norwich, after a shooting.
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Police searching a park off Adelaide Street, Norwich, after a shooting. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

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Detectives investigating the shooting of a 19-year-old man in Norwich have arrested two males.

A 17-year-old and a 26-year-old have been arrested in connection with the incident and remain in custody at Wymondham Police Investigation Centre where they are being questioned.

It follows the shooting in the early hours of Wednesday morning which saw police called to Adelaide Street where a 19-year-old man from London was found with a gunshot wound to his back.

The shooting is believed to have happened in a park near Adelaide Street and West End Street where specially trained officers have today carried out a detailed search.

Detectives have been continuing with investigations, including CCTV and witnesses enquiries.

The victim remains in a stable condition in the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital.


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