UPDATE: Two more arrests over shooting in Barnsley

Date published: 15 October 2021 16:25
Dated: 15 October 2021 17:25:12

Detectives in Barnsley have made two further arrests while investigating the shooting that took place near to Locke Park, Barnsley, last Saturday (9 October).

Two 18-year-old-men from Barnsley have been arrested on suspicion of Section 18 wounding and possession of a firearm with intent to cause harm.

Both have since been bailed as enquiries into this case continue.

Detective Sergeant Sam Newton of Barnsley CID said: “We would like to remind people that this was a targeted attack and there remains no danger to the wider public.

“We are still trying to gather any information as to what happened and believe that people may have filmed some of the incident or the immediate aftermath.

“If you have any information or footage which helps us, we urge you to send it in. if you wish to do so anonymously, then the independent charity Crimestoppers will do so on 0800 555 111.”

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