Toxteth shooting: Man quizzed over attempted murder

A 20-year-old man has been arrested after a man was shot in the back in Liverpool at the weekend.

The 18-year-old arrived at hospital with gunshot wounds in the early hours of Saturday. He needed surgery and is said to be in a critical condition.

It came after police were told about shots heard in the Eversley Road and Kingsley Road area of Toxteth.

A man from Toxteth has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and possession of a firearm.

He is currently in police custody and will be questioned by detectives later.

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