Fazakerley shooting: Man injured in shotgun blast

A man has been shot in the shoulder with a shotgun in what police believe was a "targeted" shooting in Liverpool.

Officers were called to Hawksmoor Road in Fazakerley at about 21:00 GMT on Saturday.

The victim, aged 24, was taken to hospital where he is being treated for injuries not thought to be life-threatening.

An investigation has been launched and Merseyside Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

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