Sheffield & South Yorkshire

Sheffield shooting: Man charged after man critically injured

A man is critically ill in hospital after being shot with an air rifle in Sheffield.

The 24-year-old was wounded at a property in Handsworth Grange Road on Sunday night, police said.

South Yorkshire Police said he suffered a life-threatening injury and was taken to the Royal Hallamshire Hospital.

A 47-year-old man from Sheffield has been charged with wounding and is due to appear before magistrates.

A 23-year-old man who was arrested in connection with the incident has been released without charge.

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