Sheffield & South Yorkshire

Man 'shot' in fight between two groups in Sheffield

Police at the scene
Image caption Police were called to the Spital Hill area at about 15:00 BST

A man is in hospital after apparently being shot during an altercation between two groups in Sheffield, police have said.

South Yorkshire Police said he is suspected to have gunshot injuries but they are not life-threatening.

A spokesman said two groups believed to be of Kurdish and Somalian origin clashed in the Spital Hill area at about 15:00 BST on Wednesday.

A heavy police presence is expected in the area for the next few days.

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