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Toxteth shooting: Two arrests in Childwall raid

South Barcombe Road, Childwall
Image caption The men were arrested following an armed raid on a house in Childwall

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a man was shot in Liverpool.

A 37-year-old man was shot in the torso on Windsor Street, Toxteth on Thursday evening.

The men, aged 21 and 22 and from the Toxteth area, were detained during a raid by armed officers on a house on South Barcombe Road, Childwall.

Merseyside Police said the victim's condition is not thought to be life-threatening.

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