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Harry Studley: Two charged after baby shot in head in Bristol

Harry Studley Image copyright Avon and Somerset Police
Image caption Harry Studley remains critically ill in hospital after being shot by an air weapon on Friday

Two people have been charged after a one-year-old boy was shot in the head with an air rifle in Bristol.

Harry Studley remains in a critical condition in Bristol Children's Hospital after being shot on Friday.

Jordan Walters, 24, and Emma Jane Horseman, 23, of Bishport Avenue, have been charged with causing grievous bodily harm.

They have been remanded in custody to appear before Bristol Magistrates' Court on Monday.

Image caption Police were called to a flat in Bishport Avenue in Hartcliffe on Friday afternoon

Police were called to a flat in Bishport Avenue in Hartcliffe at about 16:10 BST.

Harry's parents, Amy Allen and Edward Studley, said in a statement issued through the police: "We would like to thank everyone for their continuing support at this time.

"Harry is still very poorly and we would reiterate that our request for privacy be respected as we and our family come to terms with what has happened."

They said they were "concentrating our focus on our son Harry's recovery".

Image caption Harry's parents said they were "concentrating our focus on our son Harry's recovery"

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