Nottingham shooting: Three arrests after boy shot in street

Police at scene
Image caption Police said they would be stepping up patrols in the Erewash Gardens area

Three men have been arrested after a 17-year-old boy was shot in Nottingham.

Armed police were called to Erewash Gardens, Top Valley, at 22:00 BST on Wednesday after residents reported hearing two shots.

The teenager later arrived at a hospital with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to his leg.

The men, aged 21, 21, and 23, were detained on suspicion of possessing a firearm with intent to endanger life and remain in custody.

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