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Wavertree shooting of Jason Osu leads to fourth arrest

Jason Osu
Image caption The man arrested in connection with Jason Osu's death has been bailed

A fourth person has been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of a Merseyside man on his driveway.

Jason Osu, 31, was shot five times on 19 November, at the Beauclair Drive and Woolton Road junction in Wavertree. He died in hospital a week later.

A 32-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit murder on Wednesday.

A 22-year old man and two women, aged 24 and 49, who were previously arrested are on police bail.

Police said the latest suspect had also been bailed pending further inquiries.

Mr Osu was a currency trader and held a pilot's licence.

Police described the shooting as a "targeted attack" and said it was in a "low crime, suburban area of Liverpool".

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