Murder arrest after teen died in Huyton motorbike shooting

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Image caption James Meadows, 17, was shot while riding pillion on a motorbike in 2017

A 22-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a teenager was shot in the head while riding pillion on a motorbike.

James Meadows, 17, died in what police said was a "targeted shooting" in Lyme Cross Road, Huyton, Merseyside, on 8 October 2017.

The arrested man is in police custody where he is being questioned by detectives.

Police are reappealing for anyone with information to contact them.

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