South West Wales

Man charged with shooting Swansea council worker

A 23-year-old man has appeared in court after a Swansea council worker was shot in the shoulder with an air gun.

Police say he was charged with a firearms offence, assault and criminal damage after an incident at Clos y Bedw in Waunarlwydd on Tuesday.

The council worker, aged 32, was treated in hospital, and Swansea council said he was now recovering at home.

An 18-year-old woman also arrested in connection has been released.

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