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Second 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 second man has been arrested following 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.

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

A 27-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder. A 25-year-old man arrested earlier has been bailed until 24 October, police said.

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

Post-mortem tests confirmed he died from gunshot wounds.

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