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Man shot in legs found on Merseyside street

A man has been taken to hospital after being found with gunshot wounds to his legs in a street on Merseyside.

The victim was discovered in Stockbridge Lane close to Water Park Drive in Huyton at about 1745 GMT on Saturday.

His injuries are not thought to be life-threatening, police said.

A motive is unclear at this stage, but detectives said there were a number of youths on bikes in the area at the time of the attack.

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