Shots Fired In Netherton
20th November 2014
Merseyside Police is appealing for witnesses after shots were fired in Netherton on Tuesday, 18 November.
Downstairs windows oftwo houses in Broad Hey were damaged after an offender or offenders discharged what's believed to be a shotgun at around 10.40pm.
A man and a woman who were in one of thehouses at the time of the incident were uninjured. Two children, a boy and a girl,were also asleep upstairs.
Patrols attended and a search of the area was carried out. House-to-house inquiries have been undertaken and an investigation into the full circumstances surrounding the incident is continuing.
Detectives from the force's Matrix Serious Organised Crimeteam are treating the incident as a targeted attack and are appealing for anyone who witnessed a male described as wearing dark clothing with their face covered acting suspiciously in the Broad Hey area to contact them.
For more information visit www.merseyside.police.uk