Two charged with attempted murder after man shot in Maghull

A man and a boy have been charged with attempted murder after a man was shot in the head on Merseyside.

Emergency services found the 19-year-old man with the gunshot wound after being called to a car crash in Hall Lane, Maghull on Thursday afternoon.

He was taken to hospital for treatment. A police spokesman said his condition was not life-threatening.

The 24-year-old man and a 16-year-old boy are due to appear before South Sefton Magistrates' Court later.

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