First pictures after police swarm Sheffield estate following shooting spree

There is a heavy police presence on a Sheffield estate this morning following a series of shootings.

Wednesday, 20th November 2019, 11:21 am
Updated Wednesday, 20th November 2019, 11:22 am
Police at the junction of Errington Avenue and Arrington Road

Police were called to the Arbourthorne area of the city yesterday evening after gunshots on a number of the estate’s streets between 6pm and 7pm.

At around the same time a man arrived at Northern General Hospital with gunshot wounds to his leg. He remains in hospital this morning.

Police are today carrying out house-to-house enquries in the area and to provide reassurance to local residents.

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The scene on Cawdor Road

These pictures from the scene show police operating in Errington Avenue and Cawdor Road.

Errington Avenue this morning