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Man is shot in 'targeted attack' in Stockbridge Village

A man has been shot in a "targeted attack" in Merseyside, police said.

The 21-year-old was injured when shots were fired at the Ploughman pub on Marled Hey in Stockbridge Village at about 21:00 GMT.

He was taken to hospital with thigh injuries that are not thought to be life-threatening, police said.

Officers are keen to trace a man seen on foot in the area at the time who was wearing a white round neck jumper and a hat. His face was covered.

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