Liverpool

Three men arrested over Liverpool fatal shooting

Scene of the shooting
Image caption Joseph Thompson was shot in the street.

Three men have been arrested on suspicion of murdering a 32-year-old man who was shot dead on a Liverpool street in June.

Joseph Thompson, 32, was shot dead on Ravensthorpe Green, Norris Green, while another man, aged 27, was wounded.

Two 25-year-old men, from Fazakerley and the Prescot area, were arrested on Monday and a third man, a 23-year-old from Fazakerley, was arrested earlier.

They were also arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.

The two 25-year-old men have been released on bail pending further inquiries but the 23-year-old man remains in police custody.

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