Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Waterlooville shooting leaves man critically injured

Athena Avenue
Image caption Police said the victim suffered life-changing injuries during the shooting in Athena Avenue at about 00:50 GMT

A man has been shot in a street in Hampshire, leaving him in a critical condition.

Armed officers were called to a street in Waterlooville after the shooting in which the victim suffered a serious head injury.

A 37-year-old man and a woman aged 38 are being held on suspicion of attempted murder over the shooting in Athena Avenue, at 00:50 GMT.

A 31-year-old woman was later arrested on suspicion of conspiring to murder.

Cordons have been set up around the scene of the shooting and the scene of the arrests.

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