Man injured in Huyton 'targeted' shooting

A 23-year-old man has been treated in hospital after a shooting in Huyton, Merseyside.

The victim was injured in Parbrook Close, at about 20:20 GMT on Monday.

Police said his injuries are not thought to be life-threatening. The area has been cordoned off while forensic examinations are carried out.

The motive for the attack is unknown, but officers believe this may have been a targeted shooting and have appealed for witnesses.

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