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Attempted murder charge after Stratford shooting

Brookside Road, Stratford-upon-Avon Image copyright Google Maps
Image caption A 17-year-old suffered a gunshot wound to the leg in Brookside Road, Stratford-upon-Avon

A man has been charged with attempted murder after a teenager was shot in the leg.

Abdi Adbirizakh Ali, 18, of St Peter's Road, Leicester, was also accused with possessing a shotgun at Warwickshire Magistrates Court.

He was remanded in custody on Monday and will appear at the crown court on 4 January.

The victim, 17, is stable in hospital after the incident on Brookside Road, Stratford-upon-Avon on 4 December.

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Det Insp Tim Sharp from Warwickshire Police said: "Following this incident we launched a thorough investigation and we continue to try to locate another male in connection with it."

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