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Two men arrested over Hamilton bar shooting

Amigos bar
Image caption The shooting happened in Amigos Bar and Restaurant in Hamilton

Two men have been arrested after a 23-year-old man was shot in the back while drinking in a bar in South Lanarkshire.

The victim was attacked in Amigos Bar and Restaurant in Hamilton shortly before 2300 BST on Saturday. He was later discharged from hospital.

Police said two men, aged 39 and 43, had been arrested in connection with the incident.

The pair, who are presently in custody, are expected to appear at Hamilton Sheriff Court on Tuesday.

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