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Gun fired into Birmingham takeaway

A gun has been fired into the window of a takeaway in Birmingham.

West Midlands Police said a single shot was fired into the Bell Road Fish Bar, Pounds Lane, Druids Heath at 20:00 GMT on Monday night.

There were two members of staff and two teenage customers in the shop at the time the shot was fired. They were said to be "shocked but unharmed".

The area was cordoned off and a bullet casing was found, which has been sent for analysis.

Police said the motive for the shooting was unclear but they believe this was an "isolated incident".

Officers have carried out initial house-to-house enquiries and are looking at CCTV footage.

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