Car windscreen broken by gunshot in Nottingham

Broken windscreen
Image caption Police have asked anyone with information to contact them

A man has escaped injury in Nottingham after a gunshot smashed the windscreen of the car he was sitting in.

Police were called to Wolsey Avenue in Radford at 23:50 GMT on Friday after reports a firearm had been discharged.

The windscreen of the 4x4 was smashed by the bullet, but the man inside was not injured.

The area has been sealed off while a forensic examination is carried out. Police are also carrying out door-to-door inquiries.

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