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Man charged with attempted murder after Dewsbury shooting

Police at the scene in Dewsbury
Image caption Police at the scene in Dewsbury where a man was shot on 1 February

A man has appeared in court charged with attempted murder after a 24-year-old was shot.

Hasnain Khan, 18, of Bradford, is also charged with robbery and attempted robbery following the shooting in Cemetery Road, Dewsbury on 1 February.

The victim was taken to hospital with serious injuries after the shooting.

Mr Khan was remanded in custody by Bradford magistrates to appear before the city's crown court on 10 March.

Meanwhile, three men aged 31, 30 and 19 have been released on bail, said police.

A fifth man, aged 18, has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, robbery and attempted robbery and remains in custody.

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