Man Shot In Fallowfield

21-year-old man left in critical condition after being shot in Fallowfield

A man is in hospital after being shot this weekend in popular student area, Fallowfield.

The incident took place on Saturday 25th May on Lloyd Street South, behind Platt Fields Park shortly after 3.30pm.

The 21-year-old victim is said to be in a critical condition after suffering a gunshot wound to his neck.

Two suspects have been arrested on suspicion of possessing firearms.

Superintendent Wasim Chaudhry said: “Patrols in the area have been stepped up and we will speak to local residents to offer reassurance, and appeal for witnesses.”

“Anyone who may have seen what happened is urged to call us.”