Man held over shooting of teenager at Liverpool house


Police investigating the shooting of a teenager in a Liverpool house on New Year's Day have arrested a man on suspicion of attempted murder.

The 18-year-old man was shot in the back and abdomen in Cornwood Close, Allerton, at 2340 GMT.

The man, 24, was arrested during a raid at a house in Warton Street, Seaforth on Thursday night.

He has also been held on suspicion of possessing a firearm, a police spokeswoman said.

A second man, 26, was arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender.

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