Liverpool

Three arrests in Huyton house shooting

Three people have been arrested in connection with a shooting in Liverpool on Wednesday.

A 20-year-old man was injured in the shooting at a house on Cartmel Road in Huyton.

A 21-year-old man from Wirral has been arrested on suspicion of illegal possession of a section one firearm and breach of a violent offender order.

A Huyton woman, 23, and a 17-year-old youth from Prescot have been arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender.

The victim was treated for shotgun wounds to his right hand and left buttock but his injuries are not thought to be life-threatening

Police have asked anyone with any information about the shooting to contact them.

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