Berkshire

Man bailed in Reading shooting probe

Prospect Park
Image caption A large section of Prospect Park was cordoned off by police on Monday evening and Tuesday after the shooting

A man has been bailed in connection with the shooting a man in a park in Reading.

The 26 year old was arrested on suspicion of affray in connection with the attack in Prospect Park and bailed on Wednesday.

The victim, 23, suffered a wound to the leg and was taken to hospital but his condition is stable.

Thames Valley Police said it believed the shooting was a targeted attack and are continuing to investigate.

Image copyright Paul King, Home Counties Press Agency
Image caption Tilehurst Road was closed off following the shooting
Image copyright Paul King, Home Counties Press Agency
Image caption The victim was taken to hospital by air ambulance

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