Southampton shooting leaves woman injured
Police were called to Cuckmere Lane, Southampton
Authorities were called to Cuckmere Lane, Southampton after gun shots were heard around 6.20pm last night (20 August).
Armed police and ambulances swarmed the scene and a woman was taken to Southampton General Hospital with a serious gun shot wound.
Police have arrested a 31-year-old man on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent and remains in custody.
Reports also came in today that a sawn-off shotgun had been recovered from the scene.
One resident of Cuckmere Lane spoke to the Daily Echo: "There was an armed response team which was pretty scary as well as loads of police cars, ambulances and other emergency services."
Another said to the Echo: "There have been problems with drug dealers in the area before but nothing like this.”
Police urge anyone with information to come forward by calling 101 and quoting '44180315791'.
You may also like
Police investigate three men seen on roof of building just before a massive fire started in Southampton city centre
Fire crews were still on the site this morning dampening the fire down
It’s been fake from the start, but it’s gone too far now
We’re calling it hedging. That’s not sexual, right?
Jake Peralta is a bit of a BNOC, isn’t he?
Dear God pls just don’t sleep with your ex