A 21-year-old man has been arrested following shooting on Upper Warwick Street, Toxteth
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A 21-year-old man from Toxteth has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life following a shooting on Upper Warwick Street, Toxteth, this evening (Tuesday, 1 March).
A 15-year-old girl, who was injured was taken to hospital where she is being treated and her condition is now described as stable.
House-to-house inquiries have been carried out and Crime Scene Investigations have carried out forensic examinations at the scene. Officers will also be checking CCTV in a bid to establish the circumstances of the incident.
High visibility patrols have also been stepped up in the area to reassure the local community.
We would urge anyone who has information, witnessed the incident, or who may have dashcam footage to come forward as their information could greatly assist the investigation.
Anyone with information is asked to DM @MerPolCC or @CrimestoppersUK on 0800 555 111, anonymously, quoting log 647 of 1st March