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Man arrested after double shooting in Hamilton

Police officer at scene of shooting

A man has been arrested in connection with a shooting in Hamilton in South Lanarkshire.

Two men suffered serious head and face injuries in an incident on Monday on a footpath between Millgate Road and Westwood Crescent in the town.

A 25-year-old man is expected to appear at Hamilton Sheriff Court on Monday.

One of the injured men, aged 26, was being treated in hospital in East Kilbride. The other, a 27-year-old, was in hospital in Glasgow.

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Image caption Google street view of the footpath

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