Sutton-in-Ashfield 'shooting' victim suffers leg injuries

A man has been injured in a suspected shooting in a Nottinghamshire town.

The victim was found by police with a non-life threatening wound to his leg in Hamilton Road, Sutton-in-Ashfield on Thursday evening.

He was taken to Nottingham's Queen's Medical Centre where he is expected to undergo surgery.

Officers said they were still trying to ascertain what weapon was used and have appealed for anyone who was in the area at about 20:30 BST to come forward.

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