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Slough shooting: Teenager arrested on suspicion of attempted murder

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Image caption The shooting took place in Wentworth Avenue on Thursday

A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a man was shot at "close range".

Two men approached a van and shot into the passenger window during the attack in Wentworth Avenue, Slough, on Thursday.

A 26-year-old man was shot in the shoulder and taken to hospital for surgery. He has since been discharged, police said.

An 18-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.

He is also being held on suspicion of possession of a firearm.

Thames Valley Police said the victim had been sitting in a white Ford van with a friend when he was shot at about 21:20 GMT.

Detectives are appealing for anyone with information to come forward.

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