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Man charged over shooting on Merseyside

A man has been charged with attempted murder and firearms offences following a shooting on Merseyside.

Police were called after a 23-year-old man was admitted to hospital with a chest wound on Thursday night.

Officers believe the shooting happened somewhere in the Kirkby area but are still unsure of the location.

A 21-year-old man from Kirkby has been charged over the incident and is due to appear before Knowsley Magistrates Court on Tuesday.

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