Man injured in shooting at Liverpool flat

A 25-year-old man has been shot in the leg at a flat on Merseyside.

The shooting took place at the home on Hampstead Road, Kensington, Liverpool, at 2300 BST on Wednesday.

He is in a stable condition in hospital, where he is being treated for a single gunshot wound to his upper left leg.

The road has been cordoned off by police for forensic examinations to be carried out and patrols have been increased in the area.

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