Nottingham

More time to question Nottingham shooting suspects

The Crescent, Mapperley Park
Image caption An area around the scene was cordoned off for a number of hours

Police investigating the shooting of a 21-year-old man in Nottingham have been given more time to question suspects.

The victim was in The Crescent, Mapperley Park, on Sunday evening when he suffered a minor gunshot wound to the leg.

Three men were arrested shortly after and magistrates have now granted a 36-hour custody extension.

Following the shooting, the man was taken to the Queen's Medical Centre where he remains in a stable condition.

A cordon, which was in place at the scene of the incident, has now been lifted.

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