A 13-year-old boy is charged with attempted murder following the shooting of a 20 year old man in an alleyway.

  • After reports of an alleged shooting, police rushed to Morecambe in Lancashire.
  • At 5.56pm, a man was injured in an incident that occurred Monday.
  • A 13-year old boy was arrested under suspicion of attempted murder and is currently in custody
  • According to the Lancashire Constabulary, patrols will increase in the days ahead

After a suspect shot to the face, a 13-year old boy was taken into custody for attempted murder.

After receiving reports that a firearm was discharged, emergency services responded to a call in Morecambe at 5.56pm Monday.

A man in his 20s was reported to have facial injuries by police.

The patient was transported to the hospital, where he is in stable but serious condition.

A Lancaster boy, aged 13, was arrested by officers investigating the incident on suspicion that he attempted to murder.

Lancashire Constabulary spokesmen said that he was still being held.

A 13-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a man suffered 'very serious injuries' to his face in a suspected shooting

An incident in which a boy aged 13 was injured by a shooting, led to him being arrested and charged with attempted murder.

Emergency services were called to an alleyway in Morecambe, Lancashire, at 5.56pm on Monday after reports a firearm had been discharged

At 5.56pm Monday, emergency personnel were summoned to Morecambe (Lancashire) after receiving reports of a gunshot.

James Edmonds of West Division was Det Chief Inspector. He stated that the incident left one man with serious injuries. Anyone who may have any further information is asked to contact him.

The North West Ambulance said paramedics treated the injured man at the scene before taking him to hospital by road.

The spokesman said that multiple resources had been deployed on the spot in order to address a police incident.

“The patient suffered serious injuries on the spot and was taken by road to a hospital.

The presence of heavy police officers remained on Tuesday morning. 

Police spokesperson said that patrols would be intensified in the immediate future.

A heavy police presence remains in Morecambe this morning after a man was hospitalised with serious injuries after a 'shooting' in Morecambe

After a shooting in Morecambe, a man sustained serious injuries and was taken to Morecambe’s police station.

They stated that inquiries are ongoing and encouraged any person with concerns or information to speak up.

Witnesses, or anyone with CCTV, mobile phone or dashcam footage which could assist the police investigation has been asked to call 101, quoting log 1181 of November 15th, 2021

They can also call Crimestoppers, an independent charity at 0800 555111.