Man shot in knee by six men in Tuebrook, Liverpool

A 28-year-old man has been shot in the knee by six men at a house in Liverpool.

The man was attacked at a property in Ellel Grove, Tuebrook, at about 2320 BST. He also suffered injuries to his face. Neither are life threatening.

A police spokeswoman said the motive for the attack was unclear but officers believed it was targeted.

Anyone with an information about the incident is asked to contact Merseyside Police or Crimestoppers.

The house remains cordoned off for forensic inquiries.

Officers are carrying out house-to-house inquiries and are seeking CCTV footage of the area.

Patrols have also been stepped in the vicinity of the incident, the spokeswoman added.

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