Armed police in Sheffield park after shooting
Armed police officers are in a Sheffield park this morning after a man was shot in his face.
The 22-year-old man was shot in Meersbrook Park, Meersbrook, at around 6.25pm yesterday.
CRIME: Three shot in gun attacks in Sheffield in less than 24 hoursSouth Yorkshire Police said he was shot in his cheek and is in a serious but stable condition in hospital.
COURT: Convicted killers to be sentenced today over shooting in SheffieldNo arrests have yet been made.
POLICE: Attacker still on the loose after stabbing in SheffieldArmed officers with guns in display have been seen patrolling the park this morning.
A woman posting on Facebook, who said the victim was her son, said he was walking to the Cross Scythes pub when he was approached by a man who opened fire after asking for cash and cigarettes.
Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.