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Pair held over shooting incident

Two men have been arrested following the shooting of a female shopper, police said.

The woman was shot in broad daylight while on a shopping trip after being caught in the crossfire of a dispute between two men.

The 30-year-old was shot on Bournemouth Road, Peckham, south London, on March 11.

Police were called to the scene and the woman was taken to hospital where her condition was described as stable.

Scotland Yard detectives said that two men were arrested in Ramsgate, Kent, in connection with the incident.

The men, aged 19 and 20, were arrested on Friday and bailed to return on a date in late March pending further inquiries, police said.

Police appealed for any witness to contact them on 020 8785 8580 or via Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


From Belfast Telegraph