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Two arrested over Christmas Eve shooting in Leeds

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Image caption A 25-year-old man has undergone surgery for serious abdominal injuries

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder in connection with the shooting of a 25-year-old man in Leeds on Christmas Eve.

The injured man has undergone surgery in hospital after suffering serious abdominal injuries in Thornville Road, Burley, near to the junction with Alexandra Road.

Two men, aged 24 and 27, were arrested on Monday after they attended a police station in the city.

Both have been remanded in custody.

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