Arrest made into Bestwood Park shooting incident

A 23-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a shooting in Bestwood Park in November.

He is being questioned by detectives on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent and possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life.

Nottinghamshire Police officer facing gross misconduct hearing.

Nottinghamshire Police officer facing gross misconduct hearing.

A 31-year-old man was shot in the leg in the incident in the Eversley Walk area at around 8.50pm on Friday, November 9.

His injuries were not life-threatening or altering.

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Detective Sergeant Danny Johnstone said: “We take gun crime extremely seriously and a range of officers have been working extremely hard on this investigation over the last month.

“While we have made an arrest today the investigation is ongoing and officers would still like to hear from anyone with information about the incident.

“Please call 101, quoting incident number 892 of November 9 2018. If you wish to report something anonymously, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”