Gunman still hunted by police over shooting of young Sheffield man

A gunman is still being hunted by the police over the shooting of a young Sheffield man last week.

Tuesday, 23rd April 2019, 1:17 pm
Updated Tuesday, 23rd April 2019, 4:29 pm

An 18-year-old was shot in his leg during an attack in Oxford Street, Upperthorpe, at around 11am on Wednesday, April 11.

He was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

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Police officers are investigating a shooting in Upperthorpe last week

Extra police patrols were ordered in the wake of the attack.

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In a statement issued today, South Yorkshire Police said: “The investigation is continuing to establish the circumstances surrounding the incident and our enquiries are ongoing.

“There have been no arrests made at this moment in time.”

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 and quote incident 942 of April 17.

Crimestoppers can be contacted, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.