Eight gunmen roaming streets of South Yorkshire after spate of shootings this month
There are at least eight gunmen roaming the streets of South Yorkshire after a spate of shootings this month.
At least 10 shootings have been reported to South Yorkshire Police this month, with suspects charged over two of the incidents.
In the latest attack, a 22-year-old man was shot as he sat in a car on Hill Street, close to the junction with London Road.
Nobody has yet been charged.
Earlier in the month there were nine shootings in nine days.
At 1am on Monday, January 13, a gun was fired towards a house in Spalton Road, Parkgate, Rotherham.
Two men, 28 and 30, were arrested but not charged.
The day before, a 12-year-old boy was injured in a drive-by shooting on Northern Avenue, Arbourthorne, Sheffield.
Police said he was an innocent bystander.
Six arrests have been made so far, with two men - Devon Gregory, aged 23, of Heeley Green, Heeley and Stephen Dunford, 25, of Fellbrigg Road, Arbourthorne - accused of attempted murder and possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life.
On Saturday, January 11, shots were fired at a house in Balby, Doncaster.
No arrests have been made.
There were three shootings on Friday, January 10, including an gun attack on Burman Road, Wath, Rotherham.
A man was arrested and released under investigation.
Later that same night there were two shootings in five minutes
A gun was fired in Northcote Avenue, Meersbrook and there was a shooting at the Kettle Black bar on Ecclesall Road.
Four arrests have been made over the Meersbrook incident and one man - Luca Premi, 24, of Treswell Crescent, Hillsborough - has been charged over the incident at the bar.
On Monday, January 8 shots were fired at a house in Lutterworth Drive, Adwick-Le-Street, Doncaster.
Two men were arrested and remain on bail.
The day before, a 44-year-old man was shot in his arm on Carlisle Street, Burngreave, Sheffield.
No arrests have yet been made.
In the first shooting of the year, a man was shot on Staniforth Road, Darnall, on Saturday, January 4.
Two arrests were made but no charges have yet been brought.