Man shot in Liverpool's Pansy Street

Pansy Street in Liverpool Image copyright Google
Image caption Police have appealed for witnesses to the shooting to come forward

A man has been shot in the leg in a Liverpool street.

The 62-year-old was found by police in Pansy Street at about 23:00 BST on Sunday.

He was taken to hospital for treatment. Merseyside Police said his injuries were "not thought to be life threatening".

Part of the street has been cordoned off while a forensic examination of the scene takes place and police have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

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