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Scunthorpe: Attempted murder arrests after man shot in street

image captionA police operation is under way after the shooting on Dale Street, Scunthorpe

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of the attempted murder of a man who was shot in the street.

Paramedics were called to Dale Street in Scunthorpe after the man suffered gunshot wounds at about 23:45 BST on Monday.

Armed police officers who went to the scene arrested two people shortly after the incident.

Humberside Police said a cordon was in place on the street. The condition of the injured man is not known.

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Det Ch Insp Phil Gadd said: "Officers were called by paramedic staff following reports that a man has been shot.

"An investigation has been launched and police remain at the scene on Dale Street where a cordon is in place."

Humberside Police said anyone with information about the shooting should contact the force.

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