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Arrest over fatal shooting of Lee Erdman in Salford pub

Lee Erdman
Image caption Lee Erdman was shot in the Wellington pub in Regent Road, Salford

A man has been arrested over the fatal shooting of a man at a Salford pub.

Lee Erdman, 37, from Salford, died after being shot at the Wellington pub on Regent Road on Sunday.

A 25-year-old man from Salford has been arrested on suspicion of murder and has been detained in custody for questioning.

Police said they believed the shooting followed an altercation in the pub some time before 03:00 BST.

Mr Erdman was taken to Salford Royal Hospital but died shortly afterwards.

Post-mortem tests confirmed he died from gunshot wounds.

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