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Chapeltown fatal shooting: Two more men arrested

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Image caption An air ambulance was used to take Christopher Lewis to hospital

Two more men have been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of a man in Leeds.

Christopher Lewis, 24, died on Thursday, a day after he was shot in Reginald Street in the Chapeltown area.

A 38-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and a 26-year-old man held for assisting an offender.

Police said a total of nine people have been arrested. Three remain in custody and the six others have been released pending further inquiries.

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Police are still appealing for witnesses.

Det Supt Jim Dunkerley said: "High visibility patrols are still continuing in and around the areas to provide support and reassurance to the local communities."

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