Tyne & Wear

Linton shooting: Pair arrested after man wounded

Two people have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a man was shot in Northumberland.

The 23-year-old, who has not been named, was treated for a leg wound after the shooting in Second Row, Linton, near Morpeth, on Sunday.

He remains in a stable condition in Newcastle's Royal Victoria Infirmary.

Northumbria Police said a man and a woman were arrested on Monday in nearby Lynemouth and were being questioned by detectives.

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