South Yorkshire Arrests After Man Shot
19th August 2015
Two men have been arrested on suspicion of assault and possession of a firearm with intent following an incident in Burngreave last week where a man was shot.
On Thursday, 13 August, at around 11.15am, a 22-year-old man sustained a none life-threatening gunshot injury on Spital Lane and was taken to hospital.
Police are investigating and the two men arrested, both 20-years-old, are currently in custody being questioned by officers.
Additional patrols are in place in the community to provide reassurance to local residents.
If anyone witnessed any suspicious activity in the Spital Lane area between 11.10am and 11.30am on 13 August, please call South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 355.