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Fifth man charged over Leeds Shuel Ali Hussain shooting

Shuel Ali Hussain Image copyright West yorkshire police
Image caption Shuel Ali Hussain died as a result of a single gunshot wound to the abdomen

A fifth man has been charged after a man was killed in a shooting in Leeds.

Shuel Ali Hussain, 33, was found shot in the stomach in Markham Avenue in Harehills at about 21:00 GMT on Monday. He later died in hospital.

Yakub Miah, 41, has been charged with three offences including assisting an offender.

Four men have been charged with conspiracy to murder and were remanded in custody until Tuesday when they will appear before Leeds Crown Court.

Masum Ahmed, 19, of Airelie Avenue, Rajak Miah, 20, and a 17-year-old, from Harehills, have been charged with conspiracy to murder.

A 16-year-old from Chapeltown is also charged with the same offence and possession of ammunition.

A 41-year-old, of St Martins Gardens, Potternewton, was also charged with attempting to pervert the course of justice, possession of cannabis with intent to supply and production of cannabis.

He has been remanded in custody to appear before Leeds Magistrates Court on Monday.

A 15-year-old boy, from Harehills, has been released without charge.

Police said Mr Hussain, from Harehills, was shot in his silver Vauxhall Astra on Pasture Road, before he managed to make his way to a supermarket on nearby Markham Avenue.

A post-mortem examination showed he died as a result of a single gunshot wound to the abdomen.

Image caption Detectives say Mr Hussain made his way to a local supermarket after he was shot

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