Coventry & Warwickshire

Foleshill drive-by shooting victim 'targeted'

Foleshill scene of crime
Image caption A section of the road in Foleshill was closed

A man shot in Coventry is believed to have been specifically targeted, police have said.

The victim, in his 20s, was shot from a car on Lythalls Lane in Foleshill on Thursday evening.

He is being treated at University Hospital Coventry and his injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

A section of Lythalls Lane was cordoned off, but has now been reopened. Police are appealing for witnesses to to come forward.

Image caption West Midlands Police officers cordoned off the scene

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