Leeds & West Yorkshire

Man shot in face outside Bradford Holmewood Social Club

A man has been shot in the face in the car park of a Bradford social club, police have said.

The 28-year-old underwent surgery in hospital after the shooting outside the Holmewood Social Club in Broadstone Way, Holmewood, on Tuesday evening.

His injuries were not life-threatening, West Yorkshire Police said.

Extra patrols were mounted in the area on Tuesday night and police urged anyone who witnessed the incident to contact them.

Det Ch Insp Simon Atkinson of West Yorkshire Police said: "Fortunately the victim received injuries which are not life-threatening, but it is important we catch those responsible as quickly as possible and are looking for witnesses to help us build a picture of what has occurred."

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